If I am surprised by a finished piece I keep it. If it looks like my original vision, I start again.
I believe that humor is the best way to connect with others, because if we can laugh at ourselves there is still hope.
Most artists want to become known for their unique and inspiring work and most art lovers say they want to see something fresh and original. But, history shows us that truly original art runs a very high risk of rejection. I am not trying to paint beautiful, ugly, shocking or popular pieces. I am simply depicting what I see, using my own artistic vocabulary.
These works were done over the last 3 years. Some of the mixed media conceptual studies will be used as the basis for larger works.