In the past, I have been accused of being a little bit narcissistic and that has shown through quite a few self-portraits. In my opinion, I only was drawing and painting the most readily available subject and most patient model--myself. Anyway, it has been a few years (really, I promise) so I figured it was time for another. Coffee is kind of my business. I make it for people; I like to think I know something about it (definitely not all or even close to it), and I think it tastes good. I know people have painted with espresso before me, and because I am so involved with coffee and it is readily available to me, it seemed silly not to give it a try. So here it is:

Barista: A Self-Portrait