Monthly Archives: January 2012

Touching Souls


The lengthier my writings, the more I tend to stray. As the seriousness of the topic increases (or as my friends ask, “One of your deeper moments again?”), so do the words. On THIS particular subject, I am extremely adamant. … Continue reading

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Dedicated to My Boys Town Brother


I’ve done a couple of other pieces, with a friend of mine in mind.  I’m getting closer with each painting, to express the love of racing which he and I shared… Leader Of The Pack Prints It’s been a number … Continue reading

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Miles From The Mountains


I realize that lately, I’ve been in one of those “serious” modes.  I’m not psychic.  I don’t see the future.  But, I have these “feelings” sometimes, when “things” are about to change.    When I know, you’ll know, but in the … Continue reading

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The Church Near Milford, Nebraska


I would like to begin this writing with an apology.  I took on the challenge of creating this blog, for the sole purpose of promoting my art work, and attempting to supplement my income with the site. While at the same time, … Continue reading

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Early Trucking Memories


The man who’d brought me into trucking, turned me loose in a 1970 Cabover International, running from Omaha to Southern California once a week. I’d spent the previous 3 months proving myself to Jim and the man he was leased to, by hauling … Continue reading

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The Last Pitch – Goodbye Johnny


The wind chill outside is a balmy -10 degrees and here I am putting the finishing touches on a piece, inspired by the last baseball game at Rosenblatt Stadium in Omaha.  It obviously would have been more profitable for me … Continue reading

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American Pride


I realize that the topics on my blog AS OF LATE, have been everywhere.  I think it is a combination of being stir-crazy, frustrated, and often in a great deal of physical pain.  I can ‘t complain for I realize there are … Continue reading

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Memories of Interstate 15 in Nevada


Now that my “studio” is somewhat complete, I’ve begun digging out piles of old photos and scrapbooks, seeking out inspiration for future art projects.  This action has brought to the surface more memories than I doubt I will ever get to paper.  While … Continue reading

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Noteable Artists Worth Sharing


Girl When Combing, is a work of the famous artist, Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Drawn around 1894 Using Oil On Canvas Technique the original is located now at Metropolitan Museum Of Art.  I’d like to visit there someday (a Bucket List  Item!).  However, … Continue reading

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WINTER 1903


Winter 1903 Print   “The unusually dry weather of the previous month was rather unfavorable for winter wheat, but probably no material damage resulted, as there was no unseasonably cold weather and no severe wind. Snows were frequent, but light. … Continue reading

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Omaha Painting


Omaha Entertainment I’ve tried to remain active since being taken off of the road in February.  Unfortunately, the Missouri River floods prevented me from accomplishing one of the things I wanted to do which was to visit the controversial walking … Continue reading

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On The Edge


On The Edge   I can’t speak for anyone else.  I know there are skiers, snowmobilers, “mushers”, snow-men fanatics, the fans of cross-country skiing ALL who thrive on the snow and cold.  I used to be one of those people (except as … Continue reading

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Feeling The Light


George Harrison sang: “…I look at you all…  See the love there that’s sleeping While my guitar gently weeps Look at you all… Still my guitar gently weeps…” It has always been my philosophy that ANY kind of art, is … Continue reading

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