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Inspirations

I just got back from a visit to San Francisco where I went to the De Young museum to see the  Girl with a Pearl Earring show, along with Etching from Rembrandt and his contemporaries.  I found it very inspiring, especially all the etchings, they are so intricate and invite you to spend several minutes […]

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Smithfields Project Inspirations

So, I have been doing construction on my studio for the past several months, we put in a wall and window in place of one garage door, (better insulated and better light), we put in the best light set up ever – I can see what I’m doing when I want to and can totally […]

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The Lovely San Francisco

Ah, food in the form of museum. A pleasantly uncrowded trip to the legion for some Dutch paintings. I’m fortified for making still life paintings now. I’m wanting to paint big piles of flowers and even a nice moralizing vanity type food piece. I also picked up Hemingway’s A Moveable Feast to get ready for […]

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