Michael Shapcott

Michael Shapcott (born 1982 in Hartford, Connecticut) is a Central Connecticut-based painter. Inspired by music, different cultures, especially that of the Native Americans, and belief system, Shapcott creates gorgeous and emotionally charged portraits. His work deals with highly detailed graphite underdrawings which he then paints with colorful washes in oil and acrylic paints.

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