The Marsh II —Dawn and Dusk

The Marsh II —Dawn and Dusk

Over the last several weeks I have devoted my time to a smaller area of the Chattahoochee/Big Creek Estuary that I call the marsh. It’s right at the corner of Willeo and Azalea Roads. I worked on a large 20 x 20″ canvas to start with a view northeast and the sun rising, I call […]

Back to the River for Winter

Back to the River for Winter

I’ve lived here in Marietta nearly twenty years now. It’s actually my second tour of duty here in Georgia, so almost thirty years in this lovely warm spot. Over the years it’s grown more hectic and crazy on the roads, thank God I have avoided most of this by working out of my house the […]

Shade and Sun

Shade and Sun

Posted by on Feb 28, 2013 in Journal | No Comments

I’m a graphic designer and have made a living at it for almost twenty years now. I’m proud but realize that all that time I spent in my craft was time not painting and not learning how to be a professional painter. I’m a father and and husband, and with that took what paths I […]

February’s first weekend

February’s first weekend

Posted by on Feb 5, 2013 in Journal | No Comments

I’m averaging a few paintings every weekend and did so again this first one of the month. Looking for some classes to take and I noticed that Rodger Dale Brown is going to teach one up in Dahlonega at the Art Loft this spring so I’m going to see if I can make the time […]

River of magic, French flavor plein air

River of magic, French flavor plein air

Posted by on Dec 10, 2012 in Journal | No Comments

That’s kind of a dramatic title, none-the-less I’m drawn to this beautiful section of the Chattahoochee as she winds her way down to the gulf. It so wide here and well used with people exploring, fishing and rowing their hearts out but I find that if you just sit and look for a while you […]

Sunday on the River.

Sunday on the River.

Posted by on Nov 19, 2012 in Journal | No Comments

The past few weeks I’ve been driving around trying to find a spot with blaring fall color. Last weekend I ended up on the river on Sunday and spent most the day on a view of the twin bridges that cross the Chattahoochee just East of the I75 /285 interchange. The day started with some […]