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"Don't try to be original...if there is something in you, it will come out."

“Don’t try to be original. Be simple. Be good technically, and if there is something in you, it will come out.”

Henri Matisse, French, painter, printmaker


Daniel DeSiga: Activism and artwork

Northwest muralist now calls Taos home

Originally published in Taos News

Daniel DeSiga’s strong, colorful visual images reflect both his Mexican and Native American heritage and his artistic talent. 837 more words


Release Your Burdens and Be Free

During this lunchtime bike ride, as I was riding through the Bloomingdale neighborhood, I happened upon another of the murals that are so prevalent throughout the city.  266 more words


Sky ~ Characters ~ Topiaries

A collection of smaller projects for a couple of families. Each had me come in and add a little bit at a time. Included is a bright blue sky and clouds created from your typical white ceiling, characters copied from an existing border and topiary plants added to add interest to a bedroom. 42 more words


Megan's Room

When I began work on Megan’s room, the fence was already stenciled onto the walls. I was hired to bring birds, butterflies, flowers, plants and bunnies to the fence and bring the space to life. 28 more words


Waterfall ~ Mural on Loose Canvas.

The Waterfall Mural is a copy of a much smaller drawing I made of Cataract Falls in Indiana. I took on a commission to recreate the drawing on a canvas that would hang ceiling to floor and have the ability to roll up easily for storage. 38 more words


Artist of the moment...........Frank Big Bear

Frank Big Bear is a contemporary Native American painter. Frank Big Bear was born in White Earth, Minnesota in the year 1953. The artist spent his childhood on the White Earth Indian Reservation before moving to Minneapolis at the age of sixteen. 163 more words