My Inspirations

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I get to hang out occasionally with a water color artist and illustrator who is a member of the American Society of Botanical Artists  https://www.asba-art.org and the Pacific Northwest Botanical Artists  https://www.pnba and Kathleen’s work is posted this month in http://www.pnba-artists.com.  I recently joined this organization to have my drawings inform my sculpture.  My next project […]

Got a message that Terry was coming up my way to Seattle meeting up with friends from SF to Seattle.  Terry is a delightful artist from California her website is http://glassart.weebly.com/portraits.html portraits that remind me of the colors of Hundertwasser, the flavor of Seated Woman by William de Kooning and the fun found in Paul Klee’s […]

You can tell an artist is dedicated to supporting their friends and the arts by how long they’ll wait (2 hours) to get into Seattle.  Myself and 1000 of my friends on the 520 for 1st Thursday.  Doug, it looks like they’re all beating me to your opening.  For those that exited off due to […]

Bellevue Arts Museum http://www.bellevuearts.org  August there are several great show. Jana Brevick: This Infinity Fits in My Hand, ends August 16, 201 Nathan Vincent: Let’s Play War! In The Realm of Nature: Bob Stocksdale & Kay Sekimachi  September is Counter-Couture, can’t wait should be fun! Camp Fires   Microsoft Art Collection http://www.microsoftartcollection.com If you’re an employee […]

Seattle Art Museum –http://www.seattleartmuseum.org  – Out of the Box closing soon, Joseph Cornell’s work – Billabong Dreams til June 19, 2016. – Disguise Masks & Global African Art  Traver Gallery – http://www.travergallery.com  Ethan Stern’s lovely new work in Cross Cut Einar and Jamex de la Toree new work in Hyperkulturemia Vetri-An Artful Life work of Doug […]

Lots to do in Tacoma.  I went down for a trip to TAM and MOG and like a lame brain I didn’t think either would be closed on Monday.  Boy was I wrong.  I wanted to catch the Aloha Club Collection http://www.tacomaartmuseum.org/explore/exhibitions/   but will need to go back to see this one. But had a […]

Our friends Emilia and Mario travel the world but had not been to a Pow Wow in Seattle so we took them to a fun day outing at Discovery Park to admire the regalia of traditional Native Americans. I see this kind gentleman every year, he is gracious, kind and instructive in the ways of his […]

Seattle has lots of opportunities to host our guests to sites of the sound. Lisa and Robert came to visit and we took the ferry to Blake Island.