Category Archives: Sandhill Cranes

Crane on Leather – Folklore Inspired


The following is an excerpt from the book The Birds of Heaven: Travels with Cranes by Peter Matthiessen. “The immortal cranes call, their cries sound from afar, their thoughts circle upward into distant skies. Below, on the autumn rivers, stands … Continue reading

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January 1, 2010 Boys Town/New Acquaintances


This was a “mass mail” I sent out to everyone on my e-mail list, New Years Day 2010 While I work on new art pieces and narrations, I thought I’d share some of the old… Friday, January 1, 2010 Many … Continue reading

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Blurred Hill – Edgar Allan Poe “The Raven”


Consider “Blurred Hill” my interpretation and memories of Edgar Allan Poes’ writing, “The Raven”.  Even as a young child, I loved to read.  While my friends had comic books,  I had a collection of Edgar Allan Poe writings that I absolutely loved;  … Continue reading

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Sandhill Cranes


Nebraska Sandhill Cranes Migration Across Nebraska Having been “grounded” for several months due to health issues, I have taken the opportunity to sort through sketches, photos and quickly written notes of years past.  In the process of remodeling the studio, I’ve … Continue reading

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Nebraska & Sandhill Cranes


It has taken me a long time to complete this piece.  I attribute that to the fact that if either of my Dads were alive today, I know each of them would want this tribute to the Sandhill Crane, hanging on their … Continue reading

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