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September Deadline

I’m starting to feel my September deadline breathing down my neck. I’ve been working furiously on these mezzotints over the past few days, using every waking moment I can to work on the plates. 54 more words


6 hours

I had a whopping 6 continuous hours in the studio today, probably the longest stretch of studio time I’ve had in months. I proofed my first mezzotint, taking it through a series of 6 states. 89 more words



Endlessly, my only constant is change. The last few weeks have been a bit wild. But things are starting to settle and find some equilibrium. I’ve barely opened my computer lately, and even less often worked on editing. 153 more words

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Time Management

Since I am only in the studio on Fridays,  I am organizing my time so that I am able to take full advantage of the hours I do have in the studio.   109 more words


Distilling The Essence!

In previous blog articles I have touched on the ‘State of Mind’ and the ‘Awareness’ factors when you have a camera in your hands..

Sure we can either ‘free-wheel’ or select the subject matter we want to photograph on the day, however there is something else you might like to consider… 165 more words



My pre-rocked mezzotint plates finally arrived this week, after waiting 2 months.  (apparently, the manufacturer is overseas) After the long wait, it felt great to finally get to work on these plates.  104 more words


RISD Pre-College: First Design Projects

We are into the second week of the RISD Pre-College program, and the first projects have been coming in this week in my Design Foundations courses.   62 more words