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Talkin’ Totem Poles (forward warrior 2017)

I painted for Forward Warrior 2017, an annual street art event in Atlanta’s Cabbagetown neighborhood. Instead of painting a brand new mural, I decided it might be fun to decorate 2 existing ones. I added my talkin’ totem poles to murals … Continue reading

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An Examination Of Time (things I did)

Here are some photos from the last couple days. You can see some of the art I have made and delivered. I drove around. I painted outside at home. I have been shifting gears. I liked the dry days more than … Continue reading

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Delta Airline’s Big Thank You (it sure is pretty up on the wall)

Part 2 of 2 … (see this first half of this blog here) I walked into the Delta Airline’s Corporate Headquarters one time in the spring of 1999. I was delivering a catered lunch to a meeting room. At the time, … Continue reading

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Coca-Cola Bottle (a bubbling’ bottle of good times)

Hi again. I was lucky enough to be asked to paint a Coca-Cola bottle for the World of Coke Museum’s Pop Culture Gallery. I felt luckier than a $2 bill … or is it a $3 bill? Anyway, I am pretty dang happy … Continue reading

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Collaborative Crowd Collage (cinco de oh boy)

Friday night was the 5th of May. Some folks celebrated Cinco De Mayo but I (eye) made things with paint and industrial adhesives and cardboard. I created a Collaborative Crowd Collage at the HIGH Museum for their First Friday event. I will list … Continue reading

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Thank You (go big happy)

Hi. I’d like to thank everyone for their support. It has been overwhelming and highly appreciated . I have received so many notes and emails full of encouragement. It will take me a while to get back with you. Thank … Continue reading

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Tree Spirits (jellybeans and in-betweens)

PEOPLE BREAKING UP. PEOPLE BREAKING DOWN. FIRE. STORMS. FRIENDS. HARD LABOR AND CAT SCRATCHES. POLLEN AND DUST AND UNSEEN DANDER. MUSIC AND BEANS AND A PLATE OF YELLOW RICE. A PILE OF VINES IN THE GREEN GRASS FIELD. I TOOK … Continue reading

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A Time At Hambidge (painting during the last grips of winter while in a mountain studio)

I was left alone on the side of a hill in a cabin called Fisher Studio. It was a cold two weeks with everything from some snow to a violent thunderstorm that split a tree into many woody spears due … Continue reading

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Pink and Red All Over (paper ghost valentine show)

Pink and Red and Warm all over. Red and Warm and Pink all under. Warm and Pink and Red in the middle. I feel funny but just a tiny little. There is a little Valentine’s Day themed show this Saturday … Continue reading

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The Man With The Red Red Beard (shadow and light)

Photo by Curtis Compton This week has been one of the strangest, oddest and saddest weeks of my life. This week I turned 43 and this week my wife and I have dealt with some very sad news. We are still dealing … Continue reading

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