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What Makes a Great Art Blog?

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As I go through the process of reworking my blog, I jot down my thoughts on art blogs including a list of the things that make for good reading....

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Safe Solvents in the Studio - Non-Toxic Choices for Artists

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D-limonene is a safe alternative to turpentine and OMS in the oil painter's studio. In this post I discuss some of the benefits and cost of switching to this solvent....

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How to Mount a Pochade Box to a Tripod

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In this blog post I show an easy way to mount a pochade box onto a tripod using a few simple things that can be purchased at any hardware store....

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Setting up the New Studio

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I'm almost done moving in to the new studio in Ballard. This is a shot I took when I was halfway through. The studio has north light windows and I've put in some daylight LED bulbs above as work lights. I'm not sure their color rendering index is going to be great, but I think they will work when co...

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Relocating

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As you may know, my wife and I have recently moved to Seattle, WA. I will be taking space in a new studio starting in December at which point I will resume my normal painting schedule.My email address, web site and phone number will all remain the same. You can get in touch with me at any time via m...

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