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Doing the Digital: Lake Merritt Under Glass

I’ve always enjoyed taking a standard photo and attempting something ‘new’. Lately, I’ve been doing more of this type of work simply because of the ‘pleasure factor’. ‘Lake Merritt Under Glass’ is one of my recent examples. Ironically, while Oakland California’s Lake Merritt is only a ‘hop-skip-and a jump’ away from San Francisco, I’ve only…

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Black and White Graphics: Winter’s Melody

We here in Northern California may not get the full on super cold, snowy, blustery winter goings-on weather- wise, (it is raining here as I type!) but that’s never stopped me from ‘envisioning’ winter environs or occasionally creating art which reflects those envisioned scenarios. I call this piece, ‘Winter’s Melody’ because once I was through…

In a World of Colors …

It’s been ‘a minute’ since I’ve posted, and for me, making the distinction is important on several levels. While I always enjoy adding to this virtual library of my cataloged thoughts, Life herself oftentimes insists I step away and tend to … well the other facets of me which occasionally need tending to! I’ve, through…

The Trumpeter of Dreams

More CAA show awesomeness! Alas, I do not know either the name of the artist responsible for this fantastic work, or the name he or she has originally bestowed upon said creation… Therefore, I have taken to calling him ‘The Trumpeter’ for all the obvious reasons. One look into his eyes though, and I got…

The Puffer Fish by Hollie Diley

One more of my favorites from that CAA show I was telling you about. Oh, I didn’t tell you? Well, you really missed out ’cause it – anyway, this one is from Hollie Diley, whom I didn’t get to talk with. I would have most definitely asked what was the inspiration for this. I love…