Monthly Archives: August 2017

Happy Stones (take a friend home)

A while back up in the foothills of the BlueRidge I drew on a couple smooth rocks. Earlier in my life I had painted a big round rock that used to sit on my grandpa’s driveway. Now it rests in my … Continue reading

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A Non-Chair (a folky sculpture)

They gave me a chair. I said, “Could I take it apart?” I don’t have to tell you all the details, right from the start. So I took out my tools and started all a drilling. I plugged in my saw … Continue reading

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Happy Magnet Faces (paint can make you smile)

A long time ago I was going to make giant BlackCatTips BEAR to go on a stainless steel beer brewing tank — a BlackCatTips Beer Bear to overlook the interstate. After I purchased the magnetic material I was told on … Continue reading

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Thinkin’ A Lot (without thinkin’ too much)

You will give an ARTIST TALK to a crowd of people in an auditorium. You will stand on a stage and tell about yourself and the things you make out of a part of your mind you don’t completely understand. … Continue reading

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Lookin’ For Lost Keys (swamp swap shop)

Recently, I was lucky enough to meet a couple fellas down in the swamps of the Doll’s Head Trail. I was just down there looking across the water for birds and turtles. These guys in black outfits walked up and told … Continue reading

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