Art: there is no new art, no progress on WIP's or any other relevant comments and discussion regarding my art....So where does that leave me for an update on the blog? Good Question.  In fact, one I have been pondering for days now without any real success.  Some artists and writers make this all seem so … Continue reading

The time is nearing for me to take down my current exhibit in the Harris Gallery in Wise, where did the time go? It is now time to focus on a quickly approaching fall and holiday season, again, where did the time go?With these things  in mind, we have decided to create a line of limited … Continue reading

it would appear as if I have dropped the ball on blogging, and in one sense I suppose that is an accurate statement.  To be honest, I am having a minor art space/identity crisis. I am NOT happy painting in my basement, and this has resulted in an unbalance and disturbance to my creating process. … Continue reading

Greetings,I am returned (pooped, but ok) from a judging event that I have done annually for several years for CEDAR program. The long and short of it is a program that was created to promote awareness, understanding and education about coal.  The judging takes place in KY.  It is not a long drive, but the … Continue reading

Art Cards

Greetings,I am working on some new greeting card designs for the shop.   Below are a sampling of new card designs of my original art that I am printing on nice heavyweight card stock soon.  These are in addition to the cards I have already printed which may be reviewed on a previous blog post CLICK HERE. … Continue reading Art Cards

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Progress…

Hello friends,   Here in our neck of the woods it appears as if fall has, well, fallen.  There are leaves everywhere.  Those lovely colors are fading quickly. More quickly than I care to consider.  I thought perhaps it is time for an update on my progress with the art show preparations.  Unfortunately, this part of … Continue reading Progress…