No More Punch Cards

I know that there are a few of you that are really diligent users of the punch cards I have I have made available for my  studio figure drawing sessions. The truth is, the cost of rent for this place and paying the models combined with the average attendance makes offering that discount impossible in… Continue reading No More Punch Cards


Gouache Workshop in Zwolle, Netherlands

This is just a quick hit to share the fact that a workshop that I have been planning for the last 4 months is actually on the docket for 17 November 2018 in Zwolle, Netherlands. It will be be a really fun workshop in Palet and will follow up a few weeks of retreats in… Continue reading Gouache Workshop in Zwolle, Netherlands

Art Class, New Work, Old Work, Studio Talk

Saturday Week in Review.

You know I am not sure I have a favorite day of the week to be very honest. I know a lot of people like Friday because it is most typically the end of the work week. For some reason the way that I have crafted by existence at this point is such that every… Continue reading Saturday Week in Review.

Art Class, Studio Talk

Oh My Gouache

I have been painting regularly with gouache now for the last four or five years now. Initially I was using it as a quick color sketching tool when I was on location, and wanted to work out a composition in color rather than settle just for my usual pencil sketch. Eventually my process for painting… Continue reading Oh My Gouache

New Work, Old Work

Going Back to Collage

Honestly, I had about given up on ever doing collage. I have been thinking about getting into it in someway for the last 20 years or so. I never could really decide if I would just make straight up collage for collage sake or if I would end up just applying photos or parts of… Continue reading Going Back to Collage