Examples of Gary Kelley's work follows. You may have seen his mural art of famous authors above the cafe section of many Barnes & Noble bookstores.
Gary's more recent work has evolved a bit away from his earlier style. Not only has his color palette changed, but his figures have become slightly flattened and more angular...
Mr. Kelley usually works in pastels, but sometimes creates monotypes for his illustration and fine art projects:
He also works in oils:
Watch a pastel demo by Gary Kelley HERE.
Gary Kelley is represented by RICHARD SOLOMON ARTISTS REPRESENTATIVE, LLC. where you can see
more samples of Gary's work along with the work of many other excellent illustrators.