Portfolio Blog

11 Oct, 2020

I would like to introduce my new art style of Digital Abstract Art. You can also view my images on my Instagram page: @ralphwhiteart


26 Sep, 2020


“Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.” – Unknown

When you see first light in the morning, know that it is the same light that is in you. In your gratitude for life, your inner light makes the world a brighter place. You have stardust in your spirit and as you give it to others, your light will continue to grow.

Each time we connect with those around us in light and love, opportunities abound in passing it around. It starts by developing a positive mindset and recognizing the gift of life. By helping others to see their light, it will shine back on you.

Let your life be spangled with radiance!

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22 Nov, 2019


“There’s a sunrise and a sunset every single day, and they’re absolutely free. Don’t miss so many of them.” - Jo Walton

I would love to swim in the ocean as the sun sets, getting lost in the colors as they melt the day into night. Often, we forget to live in the moment as we throw ourselves into the daily routine of survival, wasting each sunrise and sunset without glancing at them. I truly believe that those moments we spend watching the sun rise and set are essential and healing for the soul. The colors in this painting, like the sun rising and setting, are emblems of life, keeping each day new and uplifting.

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26 Oct, 2019


”Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.” – Isaac Bashevis Singer

With each new painting there are layers of vision imagined. Sometimes it starts out as splash of paint on the canvas with hopes of a whimsical offering to the art gods. Some days the paint brush is on fire while the paint is the kindling, with strokes of liberty. Other days there’s hesitation and broken contours as nothing seems to make sense.

This painting is called 'Chasm' as it reveals the depths of an unpredictable vision. The colors merge into each other with ease creating canyons of dreams and high hopes. These rippling arrangements are expressions of art in its finest form.

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13 Sep, 2019


"If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten." - Rudyard Kipling, The Collected Works

"It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see." - Henry David Thoreau

The paintings I create tell stories. It is up the viewer to imagine those stories and give them life based on what is seen.

This painting is called 'Perception' as it rains with imagination and insight. Each of us has a story to tell with a lesson learned. Our perception reflects how we view life--what we see as reality versus what we want to see. The moment you alter your perception, is the moment you begin to evolve.

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24 Jul, 2019


"Passion is the genesis of genius." - Tony Robbins

“The artist must create a spark before he can make a fire and before art is born, the artist must be ready to be consumed by the fire of his own creation.” – Auguste Rodin

Genesis is the point at which something comes into existence. It is the origin of life. This painting is a bold re-imagining of creation of the universe. In abstract, it reveals the exact moment in which light and color were conceived. This powerful piece is a tribute to the handiwork of any genius or creator. Art, poetry, architecture, a symphony--the root of any idea or concept is faith and passion.

May we always remember to create our happiness instead of searching for it.

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26 Jun, 2019


“Learning how to be still, to really be still and let life happen – that stillness becomes a radiance.” – Morgan Freeman

Learning how to let life flow can be challenging. We must be reminded that each moment is a new opportunity to find freedom and to let go of the things that cannot be controlled.

This painting is called Radiance for its graceful tides of tranquility. The burnt-orange and yellow represent warmth and rejuvenation. Make a daily appointment to be still and let life flow as you find a quiet place, take a deep breath, and let your radiant soul be revived.

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18 May, 2019


“Life is like a carnival. When you are little, everything is smoke, mirrors, and illusions. Then you grow up.” – Linda Poindexter

Imagine when you were a kid and you’d go to the carnival or circus. All the colors seemed brighter and the rides were enormous. Your cotton candy was a fluffy piece of heaven. There were no calories to worry about and no dizzy spells from the rides. It was just a lively spectacle of imagination and fun!

This painting Carnival depicts animated scenes of a boisterous atmosphere. A sight that is charged up with energetic fusion and wild echoes of expression. The splashes of color expose the assembly of all the carnival artists and vendors hustling about, making magic happen for the youthful at heart.

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20 Mar, 2019

Bird of Paradise

“You can’t keep the birds of sadness from flying over your head, but you can keep them from nesting in your hair.” – Sharon Creech, Walk Two Moons

We cannot control when bad things happen to us. Unfortunately, pain is inevitable. But dwelling in misery is optional. We can choose to view the brighter side of a difficult situation and create birds of paradise instead of sadness.

This painting is a tropical aviary of peaceful energy. It is a vibrant representation of paradise--a colorful atmosphere reminding us to seek the positive and overcome adversity.

Welcome to Spring, the season of re-birth and the awakening of life.

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23 Feb, 2019

Rusted Sun

“Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.” – Walt Whitman

On the hottest day of any given year, the heat of a Rusted Sun spreads across the atmosphere as if it restrains itself from bursting into a blaze.

This remarkable sphere contains all the beauty and energy of the most prehistoric fires. The yellow flares against the dark crimson surface remind us of molten and the smoldering conception of a fiery planet.

Sometimes we need to gather our resources together and to build up energy for the demands of our lives. To harbor the forces within us before we take direct action.

The key is to never let those energies and passions die within us. Sometimes our circumstances prevent us from tending to our innermost desires. Sometimes we must be patient in the face of our responsibilities, and delay pursuit of our dreams. It is up to us to keep those dreams healthy and alive, to keep them from rusting in our spirits so that when the time is right we may go forward with confidence.

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