Where’s the Mess? | open studios

This year I displayed the following essay in the studio and it turned out to capture people’s attention:

I’ve been doing Open Studios since 2007, spring and fall.  I set it up like a gallery.  I’m aware that some people are expecting to see an “artistic” mess. Continue reading “Where’s the Mess? | open studios”

Poor Penmanship?

“Illegible”.  That’s how the post office labeled a whole pile of my recent mailing of postcards.   Pretty shameful for someone who makes their living drawing.  Or…  as a friend suggested, “they don’t teach cursive anymore.”  Well, it was the nudge that took me into bringing our public front a little more up to date. Continue reading “Poor Penmanship?”