Victory Lock Oil on canvas, 32" x 36", 2014

General Lock 36" x 30", Oil on panel, 2013

Master Lock 29.5" x 22.5", Oil on panel, 2013

Reese Lock oil on panel, 25" x 19", 2013

In my home, there are several collections of small items; among them is a growing assortment of old pad locks each uniquely weathered by time and usage. I rendered them as much larger paintings in all their colorful and distressed glory.