Hello readers, In the last post I wrote about how I start developing my ideas for a painting. At the end of the post I hinted at more information on how I begin working with images. I will be posting a blog about the next part in that topic sometime this week or next weekend at the latest. Its in the last hour of the day on this Saturday night 1/30/16 and I'm hoping to squeeze this post in before the day ends. Since graduating from the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point I'
First I want to thank those who have expressed interest in the first blog posts, it is motivating for me and greatly appreciated! In this blog I was asked by a great friend of mine and talented artist, Dillon Bay, who asked if I could cover how I envision one of my paintings? How I would describe the mental steps I take before applying any paint to canvas. Thank you Dillon for your thoughts I hope this will make sense to everyone. I know that sometimes my typing rants only ma
Well... I already forgot about Monday's post! DANG IT! Due to missing yesterday's post I will cover a more serious topic today. Maybe skipping a day or two will be a better goal for posting in this blog. In the pictures above are distant relatives on my mother's side of the family. What I know about these individuals is small. Then why do I paint them? The answer to this question is something I'm still trying to understand. When I started painting my goals revolved around tec
HI, First I want to say thanks for checking out my website! I've been wanting to make a dedicated blog for media, news, and behind-the-scenes material for a few months now. Seeing as how this is the first post and I just created the blog; I havent prepared an in-depth post. Therefore, I'll use this chance to ask what my readers are interested in reading about in this blog. I want to try my best to share an entry at least 5 days a week, if not 7! I'll start the next one on Mon