Six Degrees

I first heard Rachel Harrington perform with Guy Clark in Portland a few years ago. After that, there were two or three house concerts and other shows. We had mutual friends. She liked my art. I loved her music. We discovered we shared a middle name. You’ve probably seen her name pop up on my blog […]

Pioneer Portrait No. 3: Nilly

Here it is! The third and final portrait from the latest Pioneer Woman giveaway! Completed: February 22, 2011 Soundtrack: RENT Beverage: Starbucks Iced Nonfat Mocha  

A Great Dane. And an Update.

This weekend I launched a Kickstarter project to make a calendar of my paintings. I’m apologizing in advance for the broken-record nature of my future postings here, but I have 45 days to get this funded. It’s day 3 and already I’m like 14% funded, so THANK YOU. Your painting can be a part of […]

Some paintings, and an announcement.

First, the paintings. And next, an announcement. I’m making a calendar! This weekend I will be launching a Kickstarter project to create and produce a 2012 Portraits of Man and Beast Calendar. And you can help! Kickstarter is a crowd-sourcing mechanism to fund creative projects. Basically I’m asking a whole lot of people to chip […]

More Twitter Power

Awhile back, I was feeling anxious about not selling any paintings in recent days. Yes, I still had a to-do list of 15 or 20, but when I don’t see the emails coming in I get antsy. So I put out a 21st century call to the universe via Twitter.   And voila! within 10 […]