Will Rafuse

Will Rafuse, "Starlite Motel (Dive In Motel,)" 2021, oil on canvas, 48 x 36 inches, $9,000
Will Rafuse, "Starlite Motel (Dive In Motel,)" 2021, oil on canvas, 48 x 36 inches, $9,000

 I have been painting neon signs and disappearing store fronts for almost fifteen years. My fascination with neon signs began years ago while driving down the I-5 heading to California. I soon discovered these iconic symbols of a bygone era in America were gems hiding in plain sight. I can only hope to give these nostalgic treasures the justice they deserve by applying my technique of utilizing vibrant color and capturing the intense light & shadows the neon tubing casts.” - WR

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