SCAD Film Fest reviews

Today I went to three shows.  “The Neighbors Window” directed by Marshall Curry followed by “Sell By” directed by Mike Doyle with a Q&A of both directors.  Curry’s is only 20 minutes and is my favorite of the two.  How much you can say, learn, see and feel in just 20 minutes!  Set in two New York City apartments theContinue reading “SCAD Film Fest reviews”

Research for local grass

This morning I headed out route 80 to head towards the marsh in hopes to find periwinkle snails clinging to spartina grass. The colors were glorious, sounds of birds and water activity were circulating and the layers of texture was appealing. Next time I will wear y’all rubber boots to get closer, but I wasContinue reading “Research for local grass”

Secret Geometry Composition Study

Using the geometrical patterns of the masters to study the  my paintings has been helpful in composition, palette and content. In my recent works of grass lawns in slide show below, I used memory from my own visits along the east coast while observing Diebenkorns “Ocean Park” series.  I see from applying the geometric matrixContinue reading “Secret Geometry Composition Study”

Process of today’s Grass works

I say process of today, because there are other ideas on the way using other materials for the grass works. Today’s process was masking off a square in the grass paintings with masking tape to preserve a small window. I was thinking more about how the grass feels directly on your body and that theContinue reading “Process of today’s Grass works”