Moving On

I wrote the following a few weeks prior to taking my shop apron off for the last time, last March, and in short order it became the most read post of any I’d written on my former blog. And, quite possibly the longest. Within it, I mention some of the things I...

Honing Guide

An open letter to a former student:Julia! So good to hear from you – I think about you a lot as well, wondering how you are. You’re one of the standouts from my years at CC whose presence I miss most. I appreciate the update. Sounds like you’re at...

Enter The Studio

Over the past few weeks, my workspace has undergone a slow but steady metamorphosis. Even its namesake has changed.For the past quarter century, it was “the shop”, or, to differentiate it from the shop I supervised at the Colorado College for the past...

Art of the Title

Well, I did it.  I titled my first finished sculpture, completed late in 2012.  It wasn’t any easier than naming a child, and what added to the difficulty was the fact that, unlike a child, one needn’t name their artwork.  My wife and I usually didn’t...