Intent and inspiration

Through Instagram I discovered a ceramic artist whose ideas align very closely with my own. In particular I appreciate his … More

Purist? Or Masochist?

Probably the latter, and/or convenient self-sabotage. Or maybe I can simply put a positive spin on these things I do … More


Should art be sold? Or should artists just have regular jobs and use all their spare time to create art … More

Ahh Everclear

The below painting and 3 others will be in the Gestalt 8 show (8 is the number this year so … More

Sunny Sunlight

Nothing better than sunlight for photographing art, at least for the budget-conscious. So here is a new one, that was … More

Giving Up

The phrase ‘give up’ isn’t in my vocabulary, it’s more like it’s part of my genetic code. As an internal … More

Glacier, Meet Snail

I’m not trying to win any races, but slow and steady does work. (Or in this case, slowness hasn’t been … More

Cool It Now

Before diving into the 8th Annual Living Mark (my pieces there are on the warm side) here is this piece, … More

I just don’t get it.

Sometimes working on art is like pulling teeth for me. I suppose if I were earning Dentist’s wages then pulling … More

Keep On Going

This painting took several periods of working to get it right. I don’t know how many. I would work on … More

Tickler File

In college I had a part-time job working for (if I recall correctly) the 2nd Largest builder of Mausoleums in … More