December 10, 2016

I want to share a little part of the artist's work as a job. My oldest son, Joren Smith posted a video that sums up why I make art. It said that we are here to do more than a "job". We are not born into this world to do only work we don't enjoy. We should be doing what...

December 9, 2016

Sometimes you paint something that remains close to your heart for many years. You won't see me paint a lighthouse too often, so this is rare for me, but it was just the perfect day, out with all of my kids on a drive to P-Town to explore (cheap entertainment with 5 ki...

December 8, 2016

Yesterday, I was chatting with my friend, Peter Nielsen in my studio about inspiration. He brought to my attention that so many times people are only looking in one direction. They don't look up, they don't look down. They don't REALLY see the beauty in the world. My v...

December 6, 2016

One of the things I enjoy painting the most is water. I love moving water, see through water, water with sun dancing on it.... There is something about the magic of making a 2 dimensional surface into something with depth and layers, something that carries a viewer's i...

December 5, 2016

Aside from all of the wonderful friends I have in my life, there are few things I love more than my family, pets, my home and my art...and maybe my car..lol. This painting has all of those elements, except the car. There is always a peaceful theme to my work and I rare...

December 2, 2016

This painting is of the camps that were left after the new break formed and separated them from the mainland off Nauset Beach. I created this low light version as a response to the way they were slowly disappearing, fading away. So many of us had memories of the beach...

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