Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Columbian Artists Association award

I am pleased to announce my piece "The Color of Summer" was awarded Honorable Mention and was selected for a Sponsorship Award at the Columbian Artists Association Annual Spring Show in Longview, WA.  

Friday, May 10, 2019

The Color of Summer

The Color of Summer

My painting was  accepted in to the 2019 Columbian Artists Association Spring Show. The show runs May 10 through May 23 at the Rose Center for the Arts on LCC Campus in Longview, WA. 

Friday, May 3, 2019

My template for this summer

I've been knocking around this idea for a couple of years.  It was a design originally intended to be a step level reward for the Kickstarter project I put together to fund my first coloring book on Timberline.  I decided against it because of the amount of design time required for this piece while also designing the coloring book.  Just so happens I was recently going through my old notes and came across it again.  I still like the concept and it can be used for a variety of other projects I'm currently working on:


Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Late to the party

I attended a seminar yesterday and learned lots.  Those pesky cell phones that everyone seems to be glued to is driving a lot of change.  I learned my existing website is not mobile friendly so I'm going to have to catch up.  Gads, where to start.  

Monday, April 15, 2019

Lace Hydrancea

When you want something different and something fun, make it yourself:


Friday, April 12, 2019

The Unique Woodwork at Timberline Lodge

I normally never ever deviate from my plan but when it seems the universe is giving me not just one sign, but several, it's time to listen. So I went back to the drawing board and redesigned the book before it was published. It's similar but very different from what the original plan was.


Saturday, April 6, 2019

The Wall

I gave my urban sketching paintings of the local area a place to live when they aren't at the courthouse by the narrow steps to upstairs.