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December 27

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Have been working on many different things, as my show at the Jung Center is January 5 to 31. These are just some examples of some of them. I have over 40 paintigns to hang. Will get back to my regular postings after the opening the 10th. It's been alot of work and very productive, should give me a large inventory of paintings, which I have never had before. Am looking forward to the opening.

thanksgiving eve

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some people are cooking, I'm painting, this is a model from the watercolor society, I call her Texas Cowgirl.

November 16

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Am finally getting back to center here, this is my latest painting, which is 2'by3' on canvas. I intend to hang this the end of the month at Archway. I am putting a price of $999. It is mixed media, background is all paper.

October 26 commentary

I am behind in posting my work, the 2 galleries have openings every month, which keeps me busy painting.

October 25th

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This is


"mexican "cowgirl", which won a 1st place ribbon for the mixed media division of the Woodlands Art League show. I could not attend, but understand it was a good show.

October 25

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I did the "Paint In" at wash yesterday, this was my demo image, much fun was had by all.

october 26

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this is my most recent seagull, which is heavily collaged, need to frame it to show at Archway.

Mexican Pidgeons

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when I was in Mexico, I had alot of fun shooting photos of the pidgeons. They were everywhere waiting for the next snack. I decided to do a series of 5 small paintings of the pidgeons and call them
Mexican Pidgeons, size 6 x 6" ea.

the Watercolor Society

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I am entering this collage into the Watercolor Society's membership show this weekend. It is a collage of one of my favorite models, Gloria.

Parkinson

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I am donating this ptg to the Parkinson Society for their auction in November. Their symbol is the tulip and I call this painting "The Heart of a Tulip.

will see if this works, should be video

Archway Gallery Opening

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Had so much fun at the opening last nite. The artists are wonderful, the art is wonderful and the building is outstanding. We worked so hard. My main piece "Eat More Chicken" was sold the day before to another artist, but it still got alot of attention. Am so very far behind on my work now, but have renewed enthusiasm

After Ike

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I am still struggling to get my mind on my art, these are some of my latest attempts.

Post Hurricane

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Am finally getting back to my art, the hurricane had my mind in such a state I could not concentrate. I feel very fortuneate to have escaped with only tree damage. There are openings coming up at the Dunlavy and West Gray locations of Archway within 2 weeks, and I am trying to catch up.

am behind in posting

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have been doing alot of work but am behind in my posting. I applied and was accepted into Archway Gallery in downtown Houston, have been busy setting up with them. I had a show in Old Town Spring last Saturday nite and sold "mexico", which I didn't post here, sorry. I also finished my large 24 x 36 on canvas mixed media called "The Charmer", which I will take downtown tomorrow. Other things are work unfinished but working on.

working big

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Am working on a large 24 x 36 canvas, using watermedia and collage. It isn't finished but wanted to see it on the computer.

collage

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this is the collage I did with the previous sketch.

watercolor

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this is a new watercolor done at WASH on Wednesday, a beautiful model named Tiffany.

collage demo

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this one is a collage demonstration I did for my workshop on Friday August 8. It was well received.

another collage/august 4

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this is a quick sketch ofPatricia which I did the 31st. I then took it home and collaged it. 15 x 22on paper $150.00 + 10.00 shipping












watercolor of patrica

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this was done at the watercolor society yesterday, it is in the Alex Powers style. Cost $150, 16 x 22 on paper

another collage

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this is a hockey player that I turned into a collage. 16 x 22 mixed media $150. + $10 shipping

something new

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this is my latest collage, will sell for $150, if interested please email me. Mixed media collage, 15 x 22













catch up

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this is another oil still life I did this week. $100.00 + shipping













this is a watermedia painting of our model last nite, intend to collage this painting to finish it.

monday

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I work with models on Monday, this is a quick sketch of the model. $50.00 + 10.00 shipping 12 x 18 on paper.


watercolors

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we had a beautiful black model at the watercolor society yesterday. may or may not work on it. the other is a second "fairy painting I did. they are both available from the artist for $150.00












back to my first love

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my charcoal and wash application wih a live model is my favorite kind of work, just need to advance it futher.

still life 7 - 08

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tried my hand at a still life in oil today. Took a workshop from Qiang Huang. Enjoyed it very much and hope to connect with him in the future. REally nice guy. Size is 12" x 12", Price $100.00, oil













more images

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will probably work with collage on these pieces. As they are they would sell for $35.00 ea.

latest sale

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Sold this painting last week, it is all done with stained papers that I made.

wednesday, july 2, 08

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These watercolors are done directly from the model, she is one of my favorite models. Cost of these are $100 ea. they are approx 14 x 18.




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reworked collage

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this is my favorite way to approach collages. I take a quick sketch and rework it with collage material at home in my studio. This piece is 18 x 24, and sells for $200.





model/6/30

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15 x 21 watercolor $95.00