(RIGHT) Kelsey and Korbin Barkey measure and install artwork that I created for a United Holdings in the Denver Tech Center.  We provided over 10 acrylic paintings for their offices, ranging in size from 2' x 4'  up to 5' x 7'.


We do free installation in the Denver - Metro area, and we customize paintings to match color schemes in your corporate spaces.



25 YEARS OF

SOCCER CARTOONS!!!


December 31st, 2017 marked the 25th Anniversary of my first soccer cartoon gig with United States Youth Soccer.  I worked with them to create illustrations for their official publication called, "Network".

I'm excited to announce that my paintings will be featured at Four Seasons Farmers and Artisans Market in Wheat Ridge, Colorado on January 28th, 2017.  You can also purchase my artork by going to the Ebay link below.  I love to paint portraits, barns and landscapes as well as small primitives.  Click below to see what's currently for sale.

January 28th Art Show  at Four Seasons 


"Green Fall"  5'x7' Acrylic on Canvas.  SOLD!

Welcome 

This website features many of the things that I love to do when I'm not teaching.  My passion is in the creative process. I hope that you'll visit the various pages here and find something that you'll be enlightened, inspired or entertained by.  I do sell my work, via Four Seasons Farmers and Artisans Market in Wheat Ridge Colorado.  For the month of January, I'm selling barn prints for $10 and I pay postage in the United States.

2017 BARN BLOW-OUT 

"San Francisco" 5"x7"  Ink Pen on Paper

$25

(Free Postage in the United States) 

"Little Fisher"  11"x18"  Watercolor.  SOLD!

$10.00

6"x8" Black and White Caricature

Video

creativE services

fine art, cartoons and illustration

TRADITIONAL AND DIGITAL ART MEDIA

BARKEY CREATIVE

ELLEN ON A STARBUCKS CUP

2013 VIDEO SHOWS PASSION FOR DRAWING...ON ANYTHING.

WHY DRAW ON A WHITE STARBUCKS CUP?  I'M ATTRACTED TO THE WHITE SPACES BETWEEN THE TRADEMARKS AND LOGOS.  I FEEL LIKE IT'S JUST WANTING SOMEONE TO DOODLE ON IT...DEFINITELY THIS VIDEO SHOWS MY LOVE OF CARTOONING AND VIDEO! 

ORDER A CARICATURE 

(FREE POSTAGE IN U.S.)

Communicate your message with video.  I have been teaching video production and film studies since 2006. I can help you plan, shoot and edit videos that connect you to your customers.

FOR SALE!

ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR PAINTINGS FOR SALE

FREE SHIPPING IN THE UNITED STATES

BUY 2 AND GET A THIRD FOR 1/2 PRICE!

"Grapes in a Wine Glass"  4"x6" Watercolor.  ORIGINAL FOR SALE $50

A HAPPY CLIENT with his "Beer Geeq" Caricature.  Send me an image and I'll do a caricature for you based on the pricing here.

I love soccer.  Ask me to work with your soccer team, or to provide coaching education for your club or association.  I have over 30 years of coaching experience as an instructor for Colorado Youth Soccer. I was very proud to be receive the Pikes Peak Athletic Conference Coach of the Year Award for 2016, while coaching for Lewis-Palmer High School.  My passion is in "Grassroots Soccer Development." Mentoring can take place on-line, in person or over the phone.

Twitter (@bpbarkey)

2017 NSCAA CONVENTION 

ART EDUCATION CONSULTANT


As a Colorado Teaching License Certificate holder since 1992, I specialize in the instruction of Art to Kindergarten through 12th grade.  The last 10 years I have been focused on Art Education for Alternative Students in the Lewis-Palmer School District.  My recent emphasis has been in the development of technology proficiency for 21st century learners. 

For more information, email me at: 


bbarkey@lewispalmer.org

$30.00

11"x14" Color Caricature

"Colorado Barn"  5" x 7" Watercolor  $50

 "THIS IS OPTIONS 38" WEB SERIES

OPTIONS 38 IS A NON-TRADITIONAL PATHWAY TO GRADUATION FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS.  THE SCHOOL IS IN IT'S FINAL YEAR, AS THE PROGRAM'S APPROACH WILL BE BROADENED IN ORDER TO REACH MORE STUDENTS WITHIN LEWIS-PALMER SCHOOL DISTRICT.  I HAVE BEEN BLESSED TO BE ABLE TO TEACH ART AND FILM STUDIES AT LEWIS-PALMER HIGH SCHOOL SINCE THE FALL OF 2006.  WE MADE THIS DOCUMENTARY LAST YEAR AS OUR FILM STUDIES CLASS PROJECT, AND WE FEEL LIKE IT

DOES A GOOD JOB DESCRIBING WHAT "OPTIONS 38" IS...


TO VIEW THE DOCUMENTARY CLICK HERE.

Selecting artwork for your office is a challenge.  Let me walk through your space and listen to what you're looking for.  I then go back into the studio and create what you had in mind.  Visitors will be blown away by the art

hanging in your office, especially because it helps echo the values of your company.

Want to see my notes from the

2017 National Soccer Coaches of America Convention in LA?


CUSTOM ART FOR CORPORATE SPACES

Commission me to create an original portrait for your home or office.   I also love to create graphic notes (sketch-notes)  for conferences or meetings.  Spice up your website or presentation with a cartoon, or have me come and draw caricatures for a live event. Send me an image and I can create something special for you based on the prices to the left:

$20.00

6"x8" Color Caricature

"Eastern Colorado Barn"  4" x 5" Watercolor  $50

$20.00

11"x14" Black and White Caricature

"Wolfsburg Shed"  7" x 5" Watercolor  $50

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