1. Santa Barbara class declares Independence

    Students Paintings  When people are encouraged to be more creative  than imitative in their art making, their true nature, style, and voice are free to explore.  I offer these examples as proof. I just returned from conducting two one week workshops in Santa Barbara, CA sponsored by Ruth Ellen Hoag […] Read more

  2. My love affair with Maine

    “Pemaquid Point Light”  watercolor on paper    22″ x 30″, 1975 Every year for the last 47 years I have traveled to Maine to paint, eat lobster, and enjoy the cool temperatures that few  places in the country offer in July and August. So here I am again and I […] Read more

  3. July Maine Workshop New Harbor

    At the mid point of the 2 week workshop, with an emphasis on WORK, the class thrills and amazes me and each other with their unique imagery. This most certainly is not your mother/fathers watercolor workshop. There is little talk about technique or materials. Only ideas are honored.     […] Read more