After the White Rock Lake Artists’ Studio Tour is over, the East Dallas artists come together for an apres-tour party that I host in my home and backyard. But before we get into the food and wine, we shoot a photograph of the group, modeling our poses after a famous work of art. This year […]
I’ve lost track, but I believe this will be my 7th year on the tour! For two days I open my studio for the public to see my work, talk about my processes and thinking, and share ideas. Every year I look forward to this event, while it gives me the impetus to wrap up projects […]
The opening was fabulous. Lots of traffic, many of my friends included, and all around excellent artwork. And I was particularly over the moon with where the gallery placed my piece–front and center!! Thank you Katherine Wagner, Executive Director for Business for the Arts and juror and Craighead Green for sponsoring this show!
In oh so many ways!! Being accepted in the New Texas Talent at Craighead Green’s annual show is huge for the artistic community! The gallery is one of the most respected and prestigious contemporary art galleries in Texas, so you can imagine how honored I am in being invited to exhibit a piece from […]
A dirge for Not So Famous Amos, 2001-2011 You made the man who collects your pooh cry, seeing the blood, and so did we, as did they all as we left you behind. After the man cried and the evening before we left you behind, your head owled around your shoulder. Rolling that imperious shark […]
The handsome men. Never see me. There was always someone with longer legs sunnier hair more come hither-i-ness that would flint their interests. But the odd ducks flock to me. Encircling me like fanboys. How is that? Do they intuit I am lame at heart, little shy, as much an outsider, as they? […]
Poetry has recently insinuated itself into my life. Been reading some, particularly James Tate and Tracy K. Smith. Which, with a surge of working in the studio with the Dark Matters series, teased out some words of my own. So, periodically I will be sharing some that I’ve written. In the interim, seeking a means […]