Archive: Dec 2013

Not stupid

This is one of the last pieces to get the real beginnings of its image. I got stuck thinking I had made a strange and silly painting of sea snakes. Whenever I looked at it, some internal monitor kept reporting back “Stupid, stupid, stupid.” Then I pushed that aside, focused, and added some very detailed… read more

Lots of socks and Leonardo

It has been pretty cold for San Francisco, which means instead of working barefoot, I have been wearing three pairs of socks. Also usually something like a shirt, two sweaters, jeans, and huge overalls over the whole ensemble with a scarf on top. Sometimes a knit hat. My appearance at the door made my mailman… read more