I knew the term “constable” and of course the commonly mentioned “murder” of crows but it felt to me that there must be several terms as there are usually several ways of going about saying anything in the English language. Conspiracy, constable…unkindness. The last struck me and I decided to do a portrait of a […]
Lately I have been especially busy with gallery business and freelance design work so it has been a few weeks since I have touched this piece. With every pass he becomes more and more my favorite with a lot of influence coming in from Nancy Ekholm Burket, an artist/illustrator who inked […]
About a month ago I was walking around my neighborhood in downtown Long Beach and I came across ANNEISE, a beautiful new boutique/fashion gallery on 1st and Linden right across the street from my other downtown favorite THE ACADEMY. The A-frame chalkboard sign set up on the sidewalk out front read “beautifully […]
I love the patterns of sparrows, the way they hop between cafe tables picking up crumbs, taking flight in a moment of instinctual panic and settle back down again. When they beg their little eyes get warm and pleading.
I always include two different kinds of sparrows in my work, the Old World […]
The past few weeks have been a crazy mix of tremendous work at the gallery, including the start of The Small Ad Shop, (a boutique advertising firm that will operate alongside saltfineart) AND an overwhelming desire to throw myself into new creative projects at […]
General Officer, 10 x 8 inches, pyrography, graphite, acrylic and colored pencil on board I am posting original work from my recent exhibition in Long Beach plus a few new pieces on my etsy page. I am the most excited about my recently completed Telepathy diptych. It took me the better […]
Telling yourself that you adhere to the laws of “truth” or as I refer to it “the laws of the universe” entail that you keep a finger on the pulse of common sense, (which I frequently loose touch with). As a result I deal with moments of catch-up where I need to whittle away at […]