Why retreating is good (& coming back strong is better)

  Why is my website changing again?  And what was I doing the last few weeks? a – did the “caveman” thing and retreated to my cave. b – went senile and found myself…in a thriftshop. c – quit the art life, now I’m a certified...

I’m no liar, Creativity is the fire to go higher

  Creativity is the fire we must light our ass to get the results we want.  Do you want results? But we have to get off our butt to get anything done. Damn, that stinks to high heaven!  I’m going to try a different approach what creativity means to me.  I never...

Splat, my next adventure at the Petroglyphs

My next adventure at the Petroglyphs I went back out again to the Petroglyphs in ABQ, NM recently.  It was a fine, beautiful day with a touch of strong and breezy wind.  This is my second time out and as you see from the photo, a painting that I did last time with a...

Going back to moving forward

This has been a strange and surreal winter for me.  I have relocated to Albuquerque, NM from Santa Fe.  I painted in Tucson, redesigned my website and started an online ESL course.  I needed a cheaper place but more important, a new fresh beginning. But to get to new...

Just a bowl?

Some say it’s just a bowl, I call it a work of art.  A very simple drawing of one of my favorite objects, a clay Indian bowl.  Done in the Old Master’s tradition of conte crayon on blue pastel paper.  It demonstrates if you break the art in its simplist...