I've been struggling for the last few weeks with my own mind and personal bull. The thing that I've been struggling with the most is bringing myself to work, which I must do since freelancing is how I've been making money for the most part. Things have been slow, and I have been frustrated... What…Read more The plow is here (art in progress)
Well I hope your Tuesday has been a delight so far. Last few days have been busy with backend business, gessoing (which is now a verb) new panels for the future, ordering supplies, and website maintenance. My Etsy store is having a sale (check that at etsy.com/shop/LandLabArts) and use bonus COUP10 for an additional 10% off…Read more Post Urban Scrawl, my interview, and other things.
So starting in a few hours Urban Scrawl 11 will be happening downtown at 400 W Rich St in Columbus Ohio. I've been involved in this event as an artist, organizer, and volunteer/attendee since 09, and this year I'll be painting again. Come on out, say hi if you find me! Below are videos and…Read more Urban Scrawl 2017 BEGINS
I've been thinking for a while on what I want to talk about next. I have all these supplies you see, paints of all kinds, drawing things of all kinds, the computer stuff. My visual vocabulary is huge, HUGE! I can think too much (it's a gift), and as I say 'art makin' is a…Read more Pressure Cooker
OK first update on what I'm doing. I've been investigating printers (even visited one today that was having an open house). Purpose is to potentially find someone to outsource work to so I can do wholesale. Plan is to contact a few people and get some inital bids to see what I can price stuff…Read more Connection Dissection
I've been listening to lots of videos of and about George Carlin today. What I'd like to talk about is this video especially where Louis C.K. honors Carlin (skip to the 3 minute mark if you want to jump to). What interests me is the creative process that's revealed here. I've always been interested and…Read more The presence of the the other
I awoke a few mornings ago, and I knew exactly what I needed to do. Well kinda what I needed to do. Ok, more of the flavor of what I need to do for the next body of work. When I have an idea for a work, I do have a 'plan', I know the…Read more Moonlight and Red Vines