Manhattan from Newark

Manhattan from Newark

            The Manhattan skyline as seen from the Newark airport. Who knew they had such interesting views? 6 x 12, oil on cradled wood panel with sides painted black.  See this and other paintings at...

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Ladybird

Ladybird

  8 x 10 oil on cradled wood panel. See this and other paintings at DailyPaintworks. Ladybird is a Buff Orpington with a sweet disposition and an amazing capacity for egg-laying. She’s also very eager to sit for...

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Rogues’ Gallery

Rogues’ Gallery

  Available for sale through DailyPaintworks Gangsters!  And assorted other criminals and associates. This is my attempt to get better at painting faces.  All 8 x 8, oil on cradled art board.  If you want to see the paintings, they’ll be at  Eureka Studio Arts in December.  The show opens Saturday, December 7 from 6-9 PM. I’ve been painting for over ten years, thanks to Linda Mitchell’s weekly class, but I’ve always...

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Margaritas in Denver, and a Contest

Margaritas in Denver, and a Contest

Hey folks!  I’m headed back to Denver this weekend for the Douglas County Library’s Books, Bites, and Brews event. I’m going to give a little botany lesson on margaritas and you’ll get to drink a very well-made specimen.  Don’t you feel smarter already? And in other news–The Drunken Botanist is up for an award over at Goodreads.  If you’re at all interested in voting, here’s the...

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October road trip!

October road trip!

Hey people!  It’s just about time for the last farmers market cocktails of the year–and it’s time for me to hit the road.  I’ll be all over the country this month.   Here’s what’s coming up– see you there?   October 03 2013 06:00 PM – Conservatory of Flowers, San Francisco, CA An evening of botanical cocktail wonderfulness. Advance registration required. October 08 2013 07:30 PM...

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