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Playing with Gouache

My friend the artist Nina Khaschina gave me a lovely little gift a couple of weeks ago. A box of gouache paints set up just like her travel gouache kit. Of course, I had to put them to use immediately. … Continue reading

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Workshop in the Santa Cruz Mountains

I’m excited to announce a very special joint workshop I will be teaching in June 2018 with Gay Kraeger and Nina Khashchina. Here are the details: Date, Time, Venue: June 9th, 2018 | 10:00am to 5:30pm | Santa Cruz Mountains, California … Continue reading

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Every year I’m excited about a fruit I never eat. It’s persimmon. I just love drawing and painting it, and when it’s persimmon season, it’s time for Nina Khashchina and me to visit Gay Kraeger. If you’ve been journalling or … Continue reading

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Exploring. New subjects. New mediums, New techniques. Continue reading

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