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How the 2017 Total Eclipse Impacted My Art

How the 2017 Total Eclipse Impacted My Art

The day before the big event, we did a little sight seeing and found musicians everywhere, in bars, on the street, and even in a small town, grocery/restaurant type of place, way out in the country (represented by the guitar).

Facebook Comments on my Political Artwork

Facebook Comments on my Political Artwork

Being in my 50's, I obviously did not grow up with social media, the internet, cell phones or even a wireless one.  In fact, we had only one phone ...

The 2016 Election and the Voter's Choices in Candidates

The 2016 Election and the Voter's Choices in Candidates

Being in my fifties, I’ve lived through several presidential elections.  This one is like no other.  Everyday there seems to be something new to discuss and not necessarily something beneficial regarding the problems facing our country and how the candidates plan on solving them.  Adding to all the craziness, the main stream media and social media are adding fuel to the fire.  This collage...

Two Worlds Generations Apart

Two Worlds Generations Apart

It seemed as if I was reading for the first time about the evils of World War II and the excitement of the possibility of space travel.  As I flipped through the pages, I  began to notice how women were portrayed in ads.

What are the Three Bad Habits?

What are the Three Bad Habits?

For the secondary images, you need to look close at the details.  You can see:

  • “Toxic Cancer” on the cigarette.
  • the letters LIES on her nails holding the cigarette, implying that she’s lying to herself regarding her habits.

Images in “The Drunken Artist”

Images in “The Drunken Artist”

The artwork shows paint dripping off the brush, congealing on the floor.  That’s what would happen with me, drinking wine and carelessly drip paint everywhere.  I probably should have added a dab of paint on the dress too.

Meaning of images in “The Widow”

Meaning of images in “The Widow”

I imagine this lady to be a widow, hence the black dress and shoes, and she’s at her husband’s funeral.  In her right hand, she’s holding a handkerchief to wipe her tears, along with her husband’s wedding ring.