Category Archives: My environment

Beautiful buttes are developing…

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I finally got back to working on this painting. I was getting a little miffed because I think the work on the actual mountaintop removal strip job near Hale’s Gap, VA is progressing faster than I am. The Google Earth … Continue reading

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I started fooling around with shirring some canvas over a piece of a garden hose and also a power cord from a desktop computer a while back. The resulting canvases have become part of a series inspired by the local … Continue reading

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AWOL for Geography

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I have not posted in this blog for quite some time (now that I look at the dates it’s longer than I thought). The reason, or one of the reasons, for that is that I had a group show to … Continue reading

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Big negative seed pod w.i.p.

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4″ x 6 1/2″ pod drawn slightly smaller than scale. oil pencil on illustration board. round 1. thinking about some oil pastel for round 2 maybe. I should know what tree this is from… but it escapes me right now. … Continue reading

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Matthew Maury’s Coal Mines at Sea

My daughter and I have been trolling the Gutenberg Project e-books at bedtime, and we just finished Jules Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. In the part of the story when the Nautilus travels through the Sargasso Sea, the narrator, … Continue reading

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