What influences my art

I’m often asked what influences my art? My answer is a simple one: What I see everyday.

Art is always interesting…

Here is an interesting story about how amazing art is and can be. I knew the son of the America Westerns artist, Maynard Dixon (1875-1946). Dixon is know for his Western and Southwester landscape paintings that are now selling in the six figures. Dixon’s son John told me he was …

Art and Words

This is a combination blog and art. A couple of years ago I spent an evening at a resort nestled in the redwood trees along the Russian River in Sonoma County (CA). The room faced the river and had a small deck off to the side. Without really thinking, I …

Welcome

Welcome. I’ve been writing about art and the creative process in various publications for many years. And now I can share my thoughts with you here on my art website. The art here is all recently done over the past couple of years. When doing a calligraphy or a painting, …