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If you have been hanging around this website for any time, you know I am very fond of bluegrass music and draw at concerts any chance I have. This fiddler was at a bluegrass jam in central Florida and played a mean version of Orange Blossom Special. On site I did a small sketchbook drawing … [View Details]
John was a fascinating character that I had the privilege of meeting years ago on the campus of St. Bonaventure University in Olean NY where I was working on a masters degree in biology. Good years of my youth!! He recently re-emerged through a descendant tracking down an old letter. John had a sense of … [View Details]
Who can resist the beautiful red poppies in the spring? I have so many paintings of poppies but I never tire of them. I started them in my garden years ago and they continue to pop every year reminding my of my friend Jenny who gave me a teaspoon of seeds to plant one fall. … [View Details]
This little image came after several weeks out of the studio while I longed to be just there. The sun came up and penetrated the night sky and the lifting fog. I had to respond, and did so, with this little watercolor on yupo. It is not meant to be a rendering of what it … [View Details]
Sea Shanty tunes and a bit of bluegrass are favorites of this old salt, a fiddler from Cortez Fishing Village near Bradenton FL. This is a bit of a watercolor sketch but it captures the old fiddler fairly well.
Number 13 in my series of 10 kimonos…..yes, you read that correctly… This particular kimono diverges from the exact shape and style of many in the series and is made from paper dyed naturally with avocado skins and eco-dyed with leaves from where I live in TN. … [View Details]
Near where we live in Florida during the cold winter months is the old fishing village of Cortez. The Florida Maritime Museum has its home there and monthly they host “pickin’ on the porch,” where musicians bring their instruments and play whatever they want. This wonderful old salt is a nonagenarian and plays a mean … [View Details]
The painting started when I came into the possession of some watercolor paper that I had never used before. It was very light weight (90# instead of the usual 300#) and soft. Waterfalls were on my mind as was this rusty red color. Playing with it one day, this image of a waterfall started emerging … [View Details]
Three palm trees forever joined on the shore. What could be better? Watercolor on hot press paper.
One of the wonders of shopping for fresh produce at our local market is the beauty of it all–the colors, the shapes, the textures. Seriously, I could walk around it and enjoy it visually and never sample or buy a thing. This approximately 14×14 watercolor on 300# cold press Fabriano paper commemorates what I love … [View Details]