Art for REI Santa Monica

Leading outdoor brand REI recently contracted me to create artwork for their Santa Monica, California store.  The wave and palm tree scenes were painted on plywood panels, and they also purchased one of my triangle paintings and a few 18x24 prints to add to the installation with some good looking reclaimed wood. Stop by and check it out if you're in the area. Here's how it turned out...

Summit Artist Residency

Last week I was invited out for a Summit Artist Residency at Powder Mountain in Eden, Utah.  This was my first Artist Residence program and I was looking forward to getting out of my comfort zone and pushing a little further into the unknown. Here's some thoughts I went into it with... Artist Statement: The act of creating art has taken up a significant amount of the waking hours [...]

Vagabonde Surf Art Festival, France

Bonjour!  I'm happy to announce I'll be participating in the Vagabonde Surf Art Festival in Bordeaux, France July 3-6th at the Helle De Chartrons.  Along with having nine new pieces of art showing, I'll be attending the show and live painting on a pair of breasts... hey, it's France right?  Actually, it's a plaster cast of a pair of breasts for the Keep-A-Breast Foundation, but it should still be [...]