The Rising Tide

When I was composing this image I had in mind the song "The Catalyst" by LINKIN Park, from their album A THOUSAND SUNS. God bless us everyone We're a broken people living under loaded gun And it can't be out fought, it can't be outdone It can't be outmatched, it can't be outrun, no God … Continue reading The Rising Tide

Studio Day 6-19-15

Who says art making is only for the indoors?  I dont think it really matters where you draw or paint.  All thats really important is you're making art. Now unless the park ranger kicks me off the property...but I'm not making any damage to the nature.  That's what I call responsible artmaking.  ­čśë

The Rapture

   I am reminded of a verse from Matthew 22:14 - "For many are invited but few are chosen." And another verse "Not everyone who says 'Lord, Lord' but those who does the will of the Lord," Meaning while many people can come to the Lord, only the ones that are truly men(women) of Lord … Continue reading The Rapture

Eyes on Me

   Former U.S. NSA employee turned national traitor and fugitive Edward Snowden has confirmed what George Orwell had long prophesied through his novel 1984- that Big Brother is watching us. Initially this was to be a woodcut print but the plywood is not a good surface for carving.  I ended up making few base lines … Continue reading Eyes on Me

Field Trip Day 6 : The Getty Villa

Before the grandiose Getty Center of Santa Monica made its appearance in 1993 showcasing a huge collection of arts owned by the late oil tycoon / art enthusiast J. Paul Getty, there was the smaller first cousin that first built in 1954 at the heart of Pacific Palisades, the Getty Villa.  Built to replicate the … Continue reading Field Trip Day 6 : The Getty Villa