Category Archives: Tips & Techniques

Nous sommes de retour de la France!

It’s been awhile since the last post and I’ve got a lot to report! The jet-lag fog is beginning to clear now that we’ve been back from France for over a week and I’ve begun processing the material gathered and … Continue reading

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Watercolor Demo Follow-up

Well, the watercolor demo at the Wimberley Valley Art League seemed to go well last night, though the weather depressed the number of attendees below normal. This post will be a shortie in follow-up to the demo. When asked the … Continue reading

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Shows and Demos

It’s been a busy week. Thought I’d take a moment to share some of the recent and upcoming activities I’ve been involved with. First up is the opening of the show with the Hill Country Collective currently displayed at the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Demo

Just a quick note to let everyone know I have been asked to do a watercolor demo at the Wimberley Valley Art League’s monthly meeting this coming Monday, March 10. The meetings are held at the Wimberley Community Center at … Continue reading

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Arezzo Lancer Finished???

Got lots to write about. First, it looks like Arezzo Lancer is about done. I say about                   because, although I signed the canvas, as I post I see a few areas … Continue reading

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Arezzo Lancer

Well, one of the dogs woke me up at 4:30 am to go out and , you guessed it, I couldn’t get back to sleep. So I was in the studio around 5:00 and got back to work on Arezzo … Continue reading

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Sculpture Update: Finished!

At some point, every artist must come to the decision that it is time to declare a piece finished. I’m there. Unlike Salvadore Dali, who would pull paintings down from a patron’s wall, to make a very late adjustment, I’m … Continue reading

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Sculpture Update: We’re Firing

Well, it’s time to ask Saint Spyridon for an assist. (That reference probably sent a few of you to Wikipedia! He’s the patron saint of potters.) Gethsemane was looking pretty dry so, to add a little insurance, I put the … Continue reading

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Sling’in Paint Again

The sculpture, Gethsemane, that has dominated the posts of late is drying in the studio, so it was time to pick up a brush again. I did make a quick run into Austin to pick out some wood for the … Continue reading

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Day 9: Sculpture Update

I usually try to post same day while things are still fresh in my mind but yesterday I was one tired puppy. Got started early and thought I would have a day to paint (got a few show deadlines pending). … Continue reading

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