these nudes, watercolor paintings, are done on full sheets of etching paper which is three feet by 2.5 feet.
here is another page from my calendar of illustrated mulla nasr eddin stories.
eventually, this will be included in a collection i am calling "yes and no stories", or teaching stories from around the world. i put up three of them some time ago.
i sincerely hope you like this one.
the drawings i did for my friend mike to show the chamber of commerce were approved yesterday.
that's mike at the cafe collage a few days ago.
old venice mural copy.bmp
the wall is twelve feet by seventy-two feet
of course it will be very colorful and impressionistic in the next step.
this is what venice was in victorian times. 1890's
and this is my new card. …
my friend had a show of his very special paintings of unknown russians who were executed in russia. he did them from the mug shots the jailers took of them each just before they were shot. it was near hollywood and vine; right in the center of hollywood.
many of his talented friends recited poetry and there were hot and cold hors d'oeuvres and cold vodka. ethnic violin music made the whole event very festive.
i would like to show you a sample of zander berkeley's deep portraits but i don't have permission. sorry …
i spent the day exhibiting my paintings and working on venice
beach's famed boardwlk.
i'm posting a link to a ten minute documentary my friend made
which includes some interviewing of yours truly. apart from
that 'i'm in it'… it's quite a lovely symphony like documentary
about this truly unique place.