Carl has taught seminars, workshops and individualized classes in New York, Savannah, San Francisco, Detroit, Nashville, Chicago and Cincinnati. His live portrait demonstration at the Metropolitan Museum of Art was videotaped by the American Society of Portrait Artists and is available for purchase here:

Carl continues teaching and mentoring as time and circumstances permit, and eventually plans to open separate teaching studios in Cincinnati for full-time students.



Cincinnati, Past and Present


A Journey through Monet Country


Three Steps to Polished Portraits



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