When the mind and the body are in two different worlds, one seeks the other never meeting in between. Young is my heart and playful the mind. Drawn to youth and racing away the same. Foolhardy feelings lend to adventures and unsettling moments. Bold, gentle steps into the open I go. Many lives lived and […]
I wrote in my journal today. It was the first time in over a year since I had written anything. Coming out of depression is scary and amazing. Change is scary and amazing. Living is scary and amazing. As I sat outside around the corner from my apartment writing outside the coffee shop, the sun […]
The Twin Dragon Vase is the last large fine art ceramic piece I created before I graduated from art school at ECU. As described in earlier posts this cast iron like glaze is fired to cone 6 on a cone 10 white stoneware body. Spraying the glaze […]
This was my first real fine art ceramic piece that crosses the line between utilitarian and purely decorative. This is one of a series of “black iron” ceramic pieces. The glaze is a cone 10 glaze over white stoneware. I created this glaze on a whim one day […]
This is one of my greatest creations. It is a stoneware body fired to cone 10-11 for about 12 hours under very heavy reduction. It took two separate firings to achieve this look. The glaze is a natural byproduct of the ashe from the pine we burned. The inside has a translucent glaze filled […]
While I am packing I found these. All these T-shirt designs paid for one semester of food in college many years ago. 1989-90 to be exact. Combined there were literally thousands of these shirts printed. I was so proud walking campus and seeing MY shirts everywhere.
This is a timelapse of my recent digital painting done on my iPad. I think it’s pretty cool one can go back and rediscover or just see the creative process flow in a condensed stream. This painting only took about two hours to complete. Like professional athletes artists can now review their performance. Not that […]