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Happy Easter Post

It’s been a busy Lenten season and tomorrow is Easter………time for serious reflection and contemplation. With tomorrow’s sunrise service this artist’s schedule begins morphing back to something resembling “normal” (whatever that is). The Lenten presentation and the associated art work … 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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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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Waxing Philosophic

I’m sitting here at Hopp’in House for a grandson’s Birthday party. Funny how things just hit you in a moment of revelation. I have been reading Richard Rohr’s “The Naked Now”, saw a piece on CBS Sunday with Matthew McConaughey … 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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Day 8: Sculpture Update and other Stuff

Worked a couple of hours on “Gethsemane” before getting ready for church. I spent most of that time working the hair but looking at the photos for the post I may need to take another stab at it. If you take … Continue reading

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Day 7: Sculpture Update

We’re making progress, a little at a time. We’ve gone into the fine tuning stage. Today the hair got attention as did the lips. I’m still struggling with the lips, trying to get the right expression. I’m getting close but … Continue reading

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