500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #48: Fun in Trees 3

Fun in Trees 3:  The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. At some point I was experimenting with oil paint on any scrap that served as a flat surface... I had pulled some white acrylic plexiglass stuff from the garbage and smeared it with oil and my fingers... the … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #48: Fun in Trees 3

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500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #47: Fun in Trees 2

Fun in Trees 2:  The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Clearly I'm attracted to drawing landscapes... the fun part of this is the light source in the upper left hand corner... it can be a moon or a sun... in playing with the image I was able to … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #47: Fun in Trees 2

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #46: Fun in Trees 1

Fun in Trees 1:  The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Many years ago, while living in Madrid, I rented a room from a deeply arrogant Austrian illustrator. His was the first art I had ever seen digitally modified on a computer. I was fascinated by how he could … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #46: Fun in Trees 1

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #44: The Nod trio circa 1971

The Nod trio circa 1971:  The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. The journey now seems to extend behind our protagonist. Hendrix, Morrison, Joplin, MLK, and Kennedy are all gone. Who can he look to for guidance now? He’s seen and experienced a great adventure and feels ready to … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #44: The Nod trio circa 1971

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #43: The Nod Trio circa 1967

The Nod Trio circa 1967:  The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. It's almost the summer of love; the Beatles & The Stones have embraced the drug culture and visited the Maharashi, The Doors have opened everyone's perceptions, and we have an entire generation feeling like a Picasso painting. … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #43: The Nod Trio circa 1967

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #42: The Nod Trio circa 1962

The Nod Trio circa 1962:  The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Something terrible has happened in 1962. The world has been turned on its side. Innocence and optimism seams to have been lost and it is reflected in music and art around the world. Our Nod doesn't know … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #42: The Nod Trio circa 1962

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #41: The Nod Trio circa 1959

The Nod Trio circa 1959:  The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Past experience with Nod would indicate that he isn't much of an innovator of style... however, this album cover would lead one to believe he had a heads up on the upcoming psycho-delirium of the 60s. This … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #41: The Nod Trio circa 1959

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #40: The Nod Trio Circa 1956

The Nod Trio Circa 1956:  The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Nod has embarked on a music career, following the "cool" trends that kids follow in his day. He's cool enough that he has acquired acolytes and formed an acapella group to sing current Pop tunes... What will … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #40: The Nod Trio Circa 1956

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #39: Nod Leaning To His Right

Nod leaning to his right:  The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Here's Nod at the beginning of his life's journey... starting on a path he believes will make him happy. His personal philosophy has him leaning in one direction... will he follow it? Wait and see in the … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #39: Nod Leaning To His Right

500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #38: Nod

Nod:  Nod: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Sometimes you just have to let go of the mind and let the hands draw freely... sometimes it turns out to me completely abstract, sometimes the stream of consciousness becomes... well, this. Nod is the beginning of a few stories … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #38: Nod