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The Climb is Greater than the End

Overall, I’m very pleased with this painting especially the mountain. My only problem is the lake. I wanted to have the sky being reflected, but the lake looks very flat and it lacks texture and movement.


Sneaking In and Settling Down

Here are three more stone women that I plan to take to the grotto in Lorimer Park – I think I’ll go tomorrow afternoon. I don’t want anyone to see me putting them in place, so it’s best to go when the park is less busy. 127 more words


A Good Size

Here are some 6″ x 6″ acrylic paintings done on 3/8″ board. I think this size is a great one to work with – it’s large enough to have some complexity but still a very concentrated image must be done to make a good picture. 154 more words


I Painted Something!

I don’t paint. I don’t think I know how to do that. The mess I make in my Art Journal is (I think) just a mess, my way to feel free and to do what ever I want. 77 more words


“One has to give something of one’s self to the devil that one may live.”

July 27, 2014

Quote courtesy of William Butler Yeats, referring to the literary criticism that he did to earn extra money.

I am absolutely and totally 100% ambivalent about this piece. 32 more words