Japanese Girl Painting Almost Done!

Posted by on May 2, 2016 in Asia 2012-2016 | No Comments

I’ve been working on a new and challenging painting that started from my trip to Kyoto, Japan last summer.  I visited this temple with bright orange columns and when I hiked all the way to the top in brutal 100 degree heat, I met this beautiful, young woman who was native to this land.  She ...

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Yamingshan Park Painting

Posted by on Apr 16, 2016 in Asia 2012-2016 | No Comments

My latest painting adventure outdoors takes place at the famous Yamingshan Park, near Taipei.  The park is bigger than Taipei and has a variety of mountains, hot springs, grasslands settings.  It’s become one of my favorite places to paint and this time I recorded it on my phone. It was a beautiful Tuesday afternoon where ...

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Art Trip to China, Part three

Posted by on Mar 14, 2016 in Asia 2012-2016 | No Comments

In parts two and three, I talked about my impressions of China as well as the Chinese village I stayed at.  My goals were to provide excellent art projects and a mural.  And yes, there was a friend called Adversity that I met.  This friend was responsible for giving me challenges, such as learning to ...

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