Toshi Esumi


Every single life is colorful. Human, animals, plants, landscape as a whole ....


2018 Peninsula Art League Juried Show @ The Harbor History Museum
4121 Harborview Dr.
Gig Harbor, WA

Oct. 9 - Nov.30, 2018

current/past shows...

Handmade Field Easel - Prototype 2


       Blog and Tips

Last update of ‘Rush Hour’ [8/26]
I realized the top-right goat head spae was not right at this stage....    (more...)

INconsistency in value shifts [2/19]
I spent some time last night to refine the shapes on the pyramid mountain ...                        (more...)

Still in initial numbering game [1/25]
Still filling each block with colors with roughly similar values....          


    News and Events

    Recent works


Poetic Imagination in Japanese Art, Oct 13 - Jan 13 2019 @ Portland Art Museum
PEACOCK in the DESERT, Oct 18 - Jan 21 2019 @ Seattle Art Museum.

and more...

       Studies and Plein Air

  As an urbanscape artist William Wray suggests,
“...spending as much time outside as inside in order to capture true color and light...,” I throw my sketching and painting stuff as well as a digital camera 


into my car the drive away wherever I want to go that weekend unless it’s raining. It doesn’t mean I go outside every weekend especially in fall and winter in NW. You know what I mean...

more ...

Monastery Beach

St. Mary Lake

Rush Hour


Two Medicine Lake

Last Warmth


and more...

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