Modeling/Sculpture

Puff Time: Mortal Kombat Original 9

I'm taking another shot at clay modeling, this time using an air-dry clay. I want to see how it compares to the traditional oven-bake clay. I'm calling my mini figures Puffs because they remind me of the Stay-Puft Narshmallow Man from the Ghostbusters movie.   And as for subject I'm sticking to Mortal Kombat but… Continue reading Puff Time: Mortal Kombat Original 9

Field Trip Day

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

Field Trip Day

Field Trip Day 4 – Noah Purifoy Outdoor Museum of Assemblage Art

Last Sunday I took a long drive down to the hot dusty desert city of Joshua Tree to visit one of the hidden artistic wonders- the Noah Purifoy Museum of Assemblage Art. I happened to read about this on a Westways magazine and it sparked my curiosity, and added to my list of artistic treasure… Continue reading Field Trip Day 4 – Noah Purifoy Outdoor Museum of Assemblage Art