Work in Progress: Ernie

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Progress of painting # 3 and  # 4 0f 4 (so far) inspired by angels and muppet from Sesame Street, Ernie.

I am working in my studio talking on the phone. Yes, I enjoy painting, dancing to the great music of Gustavo Cerati, listening to the news and talking on the phone all at once.

Painting in Progress: Elmo & The Wave

Start of Elmo from Sesame Street  Elmo from Sesame Street Gabriel painting ElmoElmo

I am currently working on a “Selfie” series of paintings. The pictures here show the progression of my painting featuring Elmo from Sesame Street, the Great Wave and Mexican Loteria.

Please visit my website to see other work in progress paintings as well as paintings inspired by the muppets from Sesame Street and Mexican Loteria .


Gabriel Navar

The Grouch

The Grouch

“app 4 grouchy days”
acrylic, pencils, ink, & oil on paper
24 x 18 in © 2013 Gabriel Navar

This painting was inspired by Oscar the Grouch from Sesame Street as well as by the Michelangelo figure from the famous Raphael Renaissance fresco, “School of Athens” (Michelangelo was famously known for being  “grumpy” and tempermental). To see other Sesame Street inspired paintings please follow the link:

Thank You !