The Mary Veils – album cover artwork

Hey all, a friend of mine from the neighborhood I grew up, someone I used to get into young teen troublemaking with, Brian Uff, has just put out an album. I provided the cover art. Please check out his music at the below links. The Mary Veils on Soundcloud The Mary Veils on iTunes

Painting Moonlight

Night landscapes aren’t as common as daylight ones for obvious reasons. I love them. There is something borderless about paintings of the night sky. Sharp edges tend to destroy the illusion. Silhouettes and shadows meld into one by moonlight. Moonlight on the Bruges Canal by Charles Warren Eaton. A beautiful tonalist work. Lisière de Bois by Jean-Baptiste-CamilleContinue reading “Painting Moonlight”

Woolworth Walk – Asheville Art

I had a hometown friend visiting me in Asheville last week. Even though I was working everyday I did my best to show him around town. One of the spots I walked him through was Woolworth Walk, the art and craft gallery/old fashioned soda fountain. I’m guilty of speed browsing these type of group galleries, butContinue reading “Woolworth Walk – Asheville Art”

Art in Asheville – ALLIGOODART

My plan for a while has been to blog about local art I find in Asheville, and not just from white walled exhibitions. There is a lot going on here. Most businesses seem to try to incorporate local art into their decor. Below are some pieces I’ve seen on display at Harvest Records, a local indieContinue reading “Art in Asheville – ALLIGOODART”

Burnished Vignettes – Contemporary Inspiration

Contemporary Art and Inspiration: The works of artists Chrystal Chan, Sam Wolfe Connelly, Roberto Ferri, Allison Sommers and Denis Forkas.

They remind me just a bit of looking into a miniature diorama, a view finder, all a scene of a single piece of work or play. They all also seem to share a similar balance of warm and cold golden browns.

Numerology Art Show in Norfolk, VA

This coming saturday I will have artwork displayed in a local art show hosted by Alchemy NFK in the proposed arts district section of downtown Norfolk. The Pilotonline did a little preview write up of the show and interview with me. Read it here. Saturday, July 13, 20137:00pm FREE & OPEN TO EVERYONE between 7pm-9pm but a $5Continue reading “Numerology Art Show in Norfolk, VA”

June Art Shows 2013

I’m proud to announce my step son and his girlfriend’s two person show to be held Saturday June 1st at Grow Interactive. It is their senior art show for the Governor’s School of the Arts. Virginia will have her paintings and illustrations displayed and Ian will be showing his animated movies. I am also going to have myContinue reading “June Art Shows 2013”