I am a smartist. I took my childhood urge to make things and turned it into a thriving career as an artist and designer.

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Solargraph: Weaverville, NC

Solargraphs from Weaverville, NC

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Last year I visited Q Evon and her husband Abe at their home and studio in Weaverville, NC.  They have this wonderfully magical property that looks like something out of Lord of the Rings.  I left them with some of…

newspaper blackout poem - an unexplained frontier: art

My interview with Vanessa Lowry for Art as Worship

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I was recently interviewed by Vanessa Lowry for the Art as Worship website and it has just been posted.  We talked about inspiration and creativity as a form of spiritual expression. It was an interesting experience because I don’t really…

2014 Virginia-Highland Summerfest

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Once again, I will be set up in my booth for the Virginia-Highland Summerfest, June 7-8, 2014.  I expect to be in my usual location on the North side of Virginia Avenue between Vance and Maryland. I will update this…

abstract photo collage

New Abstract Photo Work

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A few years ago, I started saving the little strips of photos that get trimmed off in my flush mount framing process.  I didn’t really have a plan for them, just thought that individually, they looked like trash, but collectively…