Tuxedo Park Club by Jason Gaillard

photo by Charlotte Jenks Lewis

photo by Charlotte Jenks Lewis

The first few strokes of the brush are the most fun and the most frenzied. I begin setting the stage and honing in on the lighting and mood in the room.

photo by Charlotte Jenks Lewis  As everyone gets settled, I begin to notice interactions; the gesture of a hand, tilt of a head, waiter serving a dish, etc. All of these details together create a moment never to be recreated and and evening to remember.

photo by Charlotte Jenks Lewis

As everyone gets settled, I begin to notice interactions; the gesture of a hand, tilt of a head, waiter serving a dish, etc. All of these details together create a moment never to be recreated and and evening to remember.

When the event is over it's back to the studio to add the final touches. Here is the finished painting from the Tuxedo Park Club.

When the event is over it's back to the studio to add the final touches. Here is the finished painting from the Tuxedo Park Club.

Detail

Detail