cleaning the studio...

...and other adventures in art

what’s that doing on the floor?

A new painting. What’s it doing on the floor?  I prefer to work this way, but I do most of the painting on the wall so that I can properly see it.  Working flat on the floor makes it difficult to see the entire painting without distortion!  Once I know I have...

thanks, ed

Quote for the day, from Ed Ruscha, “Whatever I do, I’m having a dialogue with myself.  That’s the impetus for it all… Two types of work might be different in some ways, but they have a little silver thread between them.” And on that note,...

haven (II)

Another one of the large paintings… And here are some of my working materials…

been gone too long

I know it’s been a while since I wrote anything on these pages, but it doesn’t mean I haven’t been busy.  I have several projects, so it’s difficult to know where to start.  It’ll take me some time to catch up here. But I’ll start...

recant and reiterate

What was I thinking yesterday when I wrote, regarding my new large-scale pieces, “This has been satisfying work”?!? That sounds lackluster and ambivalent. I need to recant that statement, and I would like to state… no… exclaim, “This is...