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Making “Autumn Glow” Block Print

Making “Autumn Glow” Block Print

I took this photo while exploring country roads on a beautiful October day. I want to capture the warm sparkle of the leaves amid the cool green pines. Also, that little path into the dark woods is intriguing. What if there were a sunlit clearing way in there?  ... Read more →
“SPRING MIST”  and Simple Pleasures

“SPRING MIST” and Simple Pleasures

  Chapter One It’s late April again, and Bob and I are at the old country housewith my brother Chris, performing our family’s 77-year-old annual ritualof opening the house for the summer.   For the first couple of days, there are actual chores:... Read more →
Making “Sunlit Stream” block prints

Making “Sunlit Stream” block prints

Late last Summer I took a long walk in a wooded glen, and found inspiration  for a new block print.     But that was the year of many shows and little time for new art.  So it is now mid-January, and the making of “Sunlit Stream” can finally begin.   Printmaker friend... Read more →
The Story of “Seasons IV” Block Prints

The Story of “Seasons IV” Block Prints

This is a reprinting of some bits from my e-newsletter and Facebook “Notes” page, with a new addition at the end: a slide show of the printing progression. If you’ve already read the story, skip on down to the slides.    While making the slide show,... Read more →
The Story of the Shakespeare Print

The Story of the Shakespeare Print

  To order one of the last signed,    limited edition prints, click here As the world seems to become scarier, a chicken such as I (and perhaps you) becomes even more nervous and trembly than usual. Clucking turns to squawking, sleeping turns to fretting and... Read more →