Process work

Process work

… from a drawing to a painting Here is the process behind my most recent painting that I started April 2-4, 2018 and just finished after it’s gestation period November 6-7, 2019.

Medical Center of the Rockies – series

Medical Center of the Rockies – series

This is the series of paintings originally in acrylic which was the 2010 Inaugural purchase of this series for the 2nd floor lobby at the Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Colorado. They are…

Monotype Scrolls

Monotype Scrolls

This morning instead of going for a ride with imposing wind and rain outside, I dedicated my time to playing with some monotypes on the hotbox and took on a mini-scroll. I loved how the…

Fresh Coffee

Fresh Coffee

Fresh Coffee in the morning is always inspiring for the day ahead. So is a new color palette of inspiration that has lovely hues of light sage, dusty pinks, ivory silks and turquoise come together…

Backlit Monotypes

Backlit Monotypes

It is the end of December 2018 and I have produced the first of my backlit artworks made from encaustic monotypes on the hotbox (as presented in a previous blog). The next move is to…

Atlas or Prometheus?

Atlas or Prometheus?

The idea behind this started when I attended a workshop in Connie Stewart’s class at UNC where visiting artist Nick Sousanis author of “Unflattening” showed some techniques for working with stories, research and images in a…

My Mythos

My Mythos

My Mythos – A study of my personal mythologies related to western idealism found in Manifest Destiny and Greek myths like the Temple of Vesta. The Creative Outlet project was developed by starting with an…

Wanderlust

Wanderlust

Wanderlust to have the desire to travel and wander about with no particular purpose or goal in mind. It is not the destination it is the journey that provides the experience and encourages more wandering….