In the Beginning

In the Beginning

This is my Creation Theory. The eggs were spray painted and photographed in my backyard. 21 had to be handled gingerly as they were raw. The three hard-boiled ones had slightly tinted whites. Kaia and I ate one of them anyway. So far so good. Some of the babies are...
Reign of Peace

Reign of Peace

The original of this piece was stolen in the Fall of 2014 while I was moving the art pieces between the vehicle and my rented storage unit at Pro-Guard Self Storage in Poulsbo, WA. My unit was #615 and other folks were in the building at the same time. If you...
Spirit Rising

Spirit Rising

This piece first materialized as a name. Spirit Rising. Then over a few months the visual began to manifest. I have received feedback from many friends regarding this piece, with as many interpretations. I will share mine with you. At this moment there is at least one...
Temptation

Temptation

Life is meant to be lived, but living isn’t necessarily the act of indulging in all the ‘things’ that we engage with on the road. I have included various themes that may tempt and consume us, even as we believe we are the consumers. – Fred...
Venus Island

Venus Island

This piece was started and completed after I returned home from a stay in the hospital, recovering from injuries sustained in a head-on automobile collision. Notice the transition in the sky. I had completed the sky for the second panel of a three part work entitled...
Twist of Time

Twist of Time

This piece was designed specifically for the 20th Anniversary Issue of the Seattle Review. The required theme was celebratory and the passage of time. Twist of Time is what I came up with. I was very surprised to see an earlier piece, actually my very first collage,...