I am doing an editorial piece right now of a construction worker which reminded me of a similarly themed piece I did a couple of years ago. The painting was intended to be enlarged to the size of a construction trailer for a developer in Arizona. The mountain in the background depicts the vista seen from the development. I tried to create a heroic feel with a bit of a worms eye view combined with the stylized landscape and monumental sky.
See full post here: LIFE NEEDS ART2011-05-11.