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  • A Foray into Sculpture: “The Air Loom”
    by dlucht on February 9, 2018 at 12:13 am

    Part 1 – The Idea, The Build, The Hiccup It takes a lot of nerve for a guy who does 2-D art to suddenly try making a sculpture. I’m not sure I could just start by telling myself […]

  • “So… what is your art about?”
    by dlucht on January 27, 2018 at 10:38 pm

    Good question: What am I after, after all. I wouldn’t do it if I thought no one was interested. Those artists who say they do it for themselves have forgotten that the reason they started doing […]

  • All That Mystery Demands
    by dlucht on August 4, 2017 at 11:43 pm

     Our annual trip to our home near San Miguel de Allende is always part getaway and part project. Since the house is up for rent all year we can count on some upkeep or build out project to […]

David’s Blog

Life in the Hyphen Art between the two

  • Migrating Through the Problematic
    by dlucht on April 9, 2018 at 2:14 pm

      We traveled to Nebraska this spring to see the Sandhill crane migration. “I guess that’s a thing” said a friend. Is it ever. Half a million or more of this one species of […]

  • Really? I was just so sound asleep.
    by dlucht on March 18, 2018 at 1:38 pm

    I used to do this weird thing as a kid. I would pretend to be asleep. This all came back to me today in a flash of memory; my brother screaming in my ear, “Wake up Dave!!!” And me just […]

  • Layers
    by dlucht on March 11, 2018 at 5:01 pm

      I am building layers in my studio. My recent efforts in surface design involve pattern creation using stencils that I cut in acetate which are then used to print color onto fabric. I rotate […]

Stefanie’s Blog

Accidental Truths Exploring the unexpected through watercolor

  • In Dedication
    by admin on October 7, 2013 at 12:21 am

    I work two sides of my brain and sometimes it feels like neither functions very well. At this certain age I suppose that’s to be expected. They say doing complex activities keeps the dimentia […]

  • Making A Splash
    by SGraves on June 29, 2013 at 11:41 pm

    I’m getting ready to teach a beginners’ watercolor class that starts in a couple of weeks and goes through early August. This is a first for me to teach this many people at once. But […]

  • Painting My Muse
    by SGraves on April 9, 2013 at 7:25 pm

    I’m still at it, painting portraits of my kitties. This week it has been Chaplin, the mama of the pair. She’s my muse with those emerald eyes that stare mysteriously into the inner and […]