Packhorse Rodeo

Packhorse Rodeo

Today, I’m sharing the story behind the artwork in progress, Packhorse Rodeo, and a bit about my technique.  You may recall a summer ago that I was involved in helping pack four gentlemen into a remote wilderness camp. They were going to spend the week fishing...
Creek Crossing

Creek Crossing

The last artwork of my Pack-Horse Adventure collection is titled Creek Crossing. A funny story was the inspiration behind this piece… …A good friend of mine from Texas joined us a few years ago for our annual pack-horse trip. As we were riding up the...
2021 American Art Award Winner: Swimming Hole

2021 American Art Award Winner: Swimming Hole

I am proud to announce that my artwork, Swimming Hole, has won a 2021 American Art Award, juried by America’s 25 Best Galleries & Museums, in the “Innovative” category. Swimming Hole is a bas-relief that I created in 2020. It is a mixed media...
A Story of Fear! For me…

A Story of Fear! For me…

When coming up with the title of Overcoming Fear, it made me laugh at myself because it reminded me of the scariest time of my life. Back in the late 60’s, I moved to Hawaii to go to college. As I was looking for a part-time job, a friend told me about a ship called...
A Grand Teton Story

A Grand Teton Story

Many years ago, when I was just starting to carve wood, I was in my garage working on a piece when my daughter walked in and asked what I was doing. I told her that I was carving a picture of the Grand Tetons. She asked where that was, and I explained that it was in...