In the Studio #72

In the Studio #72

One of the things I really enjoy about painting these planets, especially at this provisional stage in the process, is seeing the works emerge from these really murky color-filled spaces and then see them get transformed into vivid depictions of celestial orbs. There's such ceremony for me fabricating the stretcher bars and panel, mixing paints, [...]

In the Studio #65

In the Studio #65

I had another good week in the studio this last week finishing two pieces and getting a long way towards finishing a third. I finished โ€œSea of Japan #3โ€ and my Mercury painting titled "Like Flighty-Footed Mercury Harold Aides", named for my friend Harold Siegfried. Itโ€™s always amazing to me how productive I get when [...]

In the Studio #63

In the Studio #63

I've been busy in the studio starting a couple new pieces but, most excitedly, doing some art business; which I avoid doing because it's often tedious. Most applications for grants, awards, and art applications run through programs like SlideRoom; which fortunately cuts down on some of the hassle of filling out forms because you can [...]