|Working title "Weeds", ink, pen and acrylics, 24 x 20|
|Rain, acrylics on canvas, 20 x 16|
|Untitled, acrylics on canvas 24 x 36|
|Bamboo, acrylics and pencil on canvas, 20 x 36|
|Another Andy, Acrylics, watercolor pencil on canvas, 18 x 24|
We talked mostly about the activities of the Town of Carrboro Arts Committee that I chair but also more generally about the arts in Carrboro, Chapel Hill and the Triangle. We had a fun talk and got into some interesting issues for developing the arts within our area. You can download the interview as a mps or stream it.
Saturday and Sunday at 11:30am.
Join Tess Mangum Ocana and other hosts from the Arts Center in Carrboro, North Carolina as they sit down with musicians, actors, actresses, painters, and more from around the Triangle and around the world. The Arts Spot focuses on the cultural enrichment and enhancement of our lives that the arts
|Chaos. Acrylics, ink probably some other stuff on canvas covered with cheesecloth. 24 x 18|
|Monsignor, acrylics on unprimed canvas, maybe 36 x 24?|
Number 2 was different. I started with a heavily gessoed over big (for me) canvas. Karen gave me the new Joan Mitchell biography for my b-day. Joan is one of my very favorite artists. The energy of her canvases is amazing. Oh to be that talented! So I was thinking about Joan and her use of color and composition. After a couple of hours last night - getting late - I stopped, happy with how it was going. Karen thinks it's finished. I'm not convinced- I'm not sure I see where the eye is drawn. But I have f-ed up enough paintings by not letting them soak in before continuing. I have NOT f-ed paintings because Karen told me to stop. So I'm stopping for now.
|Birds in Flight, 36 x 24, acrylics on canvas|
|This is Not a Stained Glass Window. Acrylics on canvas. 24 x 30|
|Skyscraper (working tile). Acrylics and ink on canvas, 12 x 48|
|"This is Not a Flag", Beyond mixed media on canvas, 24 x 18|