Monthly Archives: March 2013

Recent painting to be published in Splash 15 hardcover book

When I returned to painting several years ago, the first watercolor books I purchased from Ebay were from the Splash series.  I had not painted in 13 years (since college) and needed inspiration.   Published by F+W media, Splash is an annual hardcover book that  features the best of contemporary watercolor.  The books were instrumental in helping me decide to… (more…)

Solo exhibition at Wake Med Hospital- Raleigh, NC

For six weeks my watercolor paintings will be displayed at WakeMed Artists’ Gallery Exhibition.  Located at the New Bern campus, my work will be displayed until the 18th of April.   During the past year I have experimented with different styles and papers including watercolor batik (using wax as a resist) on rice paper, and cold and hot pressed watercolor… (more…)

How [NOT] to write an artist statement

According to my beautiful wife, I shouldn’t craft an artist statement that reads: “I paint whatever-the-hell I feel like.” I do not understand why :). Writing is not one of my favorite past-times.  Which is why I often neglect this blog. I finished the artistic statement for my solo exhibition at Wake Med Hospital (New Bern campus).  It drove me… (more…)