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NASA Embedded Artist?

This article came out recently in the New York Times describing a reemergence of an artist residency/collaboration with NASA. I'd like to propose [...]

By | October 11th, 2016|Art and Science|0 Comments

Green Leafy Things

I started working on the foreground today.  Specifically, the background of the foreground. More specifically, the leaves and branches of the tree in [...]

By | August 5th, 2014|Artwork|0 Comments

Background Complete

All right!  It’s been a ton of work, but finishing the intrepid, child mars-tronaut explorers at the top of the painting means the [...]

By | July 30th, 2014|Artwork|0 Comments

It’s Full of Stars

After carefully painting in the elliptical paths of the planets around the sun, I decided to go ahead and paint a few stars to [...]

By | July 25th, 2014|Artwork|0 Comments

Can’t Believe that Worked!

Ok, I believe it… I’m just greatly relieved that it worked. I did what basically amounts to a charcoal transfer, but using white [...]

By | July 24th, 2014|Artwork|0 Comments

One Mars-tronaut Down

By | June 28th, 2014|Artwork|0 Comments

Transferring a Large Drawing to Canvas

So you’ve finished carefully drawing out a composition for a new painting. You love it, it's ready and it's time to put it [...]

By | March 23rd, 2013|Conservation & Best Practices|2 Comments

On Starting a Painting

I have had several questions about how I come up with ideas for paintings and, in particular, how I go about translating an [...]

By | March 21st, 2013|Art Theory, Conservation & Best Practices|0 Comments

Bring Your Kid to Work Day

As sometime happens, a painting that started out as somewhat of a scholastic endeavor has ended up being one of my personal favorites. I happened [...]

By | March 12th, 2013|Artwork, Finished Projects, Portraits|0 Comments

A Letter About “A New Height”

Dear friends, family and associates, As a former U.S. Marine, I once carried a rifle in our defense. I've two younger brothers in [...]

By | October 30th, 2001|Finished Projects|0 Comments
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