Applied Confidence

Applied Confidence Size38.5″ x 24″ Notes taken directly from my reflection journal, uncut and unedited: The first piece I’ve ever tried painting oils on wood. I thought the surface would have been too slippery, yet I believe the flat, latex paint I use for the base created some friction for the brush. The shadows became […]

Dwell & Brood

Dwell & Brood Size38.5″ x 24″ Notes taken directly from my reflection journal, uncut and unedited: The way I composed the picture of the actual section and shadow of the sculpture for Dwell & Brood I knew would create a dynamic tension. The way the shadow seemed to reflect or look back at the sculpture […]

Drifting Up

Drifting Up Size49″ x 24″ Notes taken directly from my reflection journal, uncut and unedited: With this one my system which I wrote about with the second painting in this series Holding Sway, seemed to be tiring or becoming trite to me. I found myself wondering if I’m still hanging onto too much realism like […]

Pooling

Pooling Size50″ x 28″ Notes taken directly from my reflection journal, uncut and unedited: The sculpture is from my thesis show, repainted yellow and hung on a chartreuse wall. I loved the flowing line of the arch form. It’s is similar to the arch of a human’s back from the shoulder blades down to the […]

A Pivotal Moment

A Pivotal Moment Size48″ x 36″ Notes taken directly from my reflection journal, uncut and unedited: Always experimenting. I’ve been staring at another painting of mine, Falling Up which is hung in my living room. I like to hang my pieces in my home after I think they’re resolved most of the time finding ways […]