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Inspired by Mercer Island Students, Orantes’ Paintings Feature Island Scenes

It’s September and students are back in school, the weather is getting cooler and all the pieces of my  April 2014 proposal: Luther Burbank Playground Mosaic Enhancement… 352 more words

Nicholas Stern... The Car Was Alarmed

the car was alarmed

armed and dangerous

a raging road runner

disabled now

by smart circuitry

but not before

deafening neighbors

who will be avenged… 57 more words


Don't Look Away

Don’t Look Away

pen, ink, watercolor, colored pencil

each approx. 5″ x 5″

In response to the killing of Sandra Bland by Houston police in July of 2015, I began drawing portraits of people of color who had lost their lives at the hands of law enforcement. 81 more words

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Downtown Dance

Bits and pieces of the Meatpacking district in NYC…


Sacred Sisterhood

Sacred Sisterhood
pen, watercolor and gouache on bristol

For a B-Movie themed group show I chose one of my favorite low-budget straight-to-video masterpieces of the 1980’s, … 10 more words

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