Grateful for lenses and light

I would not be able to see clearly with out the lenses in my glasses. So I am thankful everyday for the lens technology that makes lenses possible. Both of my Grandfathers worked with cameras and lenses. As a child I inherited a dark room and a couple old cameras with a collection of lenses.…

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In Gratitude of Natural Forces

I think about all the natural forces, like gravity, and I am grateful. Without these natural forces we would not be able to enjoy things like snowboarding! Also, for me, the creative process seem like a natural force. I start painting and the image seems to glide down a path of least resistance until it…

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Feeling blessed by second chances

I have been painting for over 15 years – and in that time I have collected many unfinished paintings. One of my favorite things is to start working on something unfinished from the past. In the painting above I added oil paint over the original acrylic and watercolor. It feels like giving something a second…

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