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    Sketchy Trees Update

    Six months later, I’m still drawing Sketchy Trees!  I thought it would be a good time to look back at all of the drawings that I’ve completed in this series so far.  I haven’t reached the end of the series yet, so you can look forward to more drawings to come.   Enjoy this…

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    Artist Tip: Red Flags for Email Scams

    This week’s blog is specifically for my fellow artists out there.  I received an example of a spam/scam email the other day and I thought it would be a good opportunity to share in case this information can help you.  I’ve received several emails like this over the years and noticed a pattern…

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    August Events

    Can you believe July is done already??  Thank you to everyone who took the time to visit my solo exhibit at Vines of New York Art Gallery last month in Geneva!  It was exciting to see my Sketchy Tree series all displayed together and some of them even found new homes!   Going into…

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    Sketchy Tree Series Part 4

    We’re going into the LAST WEEK of my solo exhibition at Vines of New York in Geneva!  Have you been able to visit it in person yet?  Do you have a favorite piece you saw there?  (I have more details at the end about the show if you still need to visit.)   In…

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    Sketchy Tree Series Part 3

    Are you someone that takes photos of random things that catch your eye?  In celebration of my Sketchy Tree ink series making its debut into the world, I’m sharing a little bit more about some of my favorite drawings from the series this month.  (If you missed last week’s, you can check it…

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    Sketchy Tree Series Part 2

    In celebration of debuting my Sketchy Tree ink series, I’m sharing a little bit more about some of my favorite drawings from this series this month.  (If you missed last week’s, you can check it out here.) My Sketchy Tree series has it’s roots (pun intended) in my 50 New York Waterfalls Project where I…

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    Sketchy Tree Series

    Thank you to everyone who took the time to visit my solo exhibit at Vines of New York Art Gallery in Geneva over opening weekend!  If you haven’t had the chance to see it yet, the show goes through the end of July.  I’d love for you to see it in person (I’ll…

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    July Events

    Can you believe it’s almost July already??  I just dropped off my artwork for my solo show at Vines of NY yesterday!  I’m so excited to see how everything will come together in the space!  The work is a good representation of the ink work that I’ve been doing this past year.  I…

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    Portrait Series: John W. Jones

    I’m currently focusing on getting everything ready for my upcoming show in Geneva, so for today’s blog post I’m sharing one from a couple years ago for you to enjoy.  In it I explore the ties that Elmira has to the Underground Railroad and some of the key leaders of the movement in…

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    100 Day Project 2022: Conclusion

    The 100 Day Project ended in May, but I wanted to take one last look at the project to show all the different pieces of art that I completed during the timespan of 100 days.  If you’d like to look at the blog recaps from the beginning, there’s a link at the bottom…