Wednesday, May 29, 2013


I spent a few hours going through and sorting my stack of paintings and prints that didn't quite turn out as hoped. Found a few that I might revisit with an open mind.

Friday, May 24, 2013


Took a short break from art projects and grand kids to rebuild my drum set. Removed one of the kick drums and toms and added all new Evans drum heads.

Friday, May 17, 2013


I've become a bit of a Youtube addict. There are so many wonderful videos of art demos. Loose watercolor  painting technique is one of my favorites and the artist Herman Pekel is a complete joy to watch making it work.

One of my attempts.  Festive -

Tuesday, May 14, 2013


The heat and wind in Southern California over the past few days has given us early fire danger warnings. We certainly don't need another 2007 when wildfires forced evacuations here in Big Bear.

Big Bear Fire - Acrylic on Arches watercolor paper

Self Portrait - Why So Serious

Thursday, May 9, 2013


This print was done with two blocks with reduction cuts on both.

Block 1                                                           Block 2
Print progression

In The Park

Tuesday, May 7, 2013


A friend sent me a link to a Youtube clip from a wonderful artist from Australia. She has a number of great demos on the site if you like this one.

Thursday, May 2, 2013