Category Archives: Curious Endeavors

Workshops, projects, and bizarre activities I’m involved in that feed into the art I am creating.

Adventures in England and France

Well, I have to admit that I have been in England and France for three weeks here in May with fourteen students from George Fox.  We had a very good time and visited the standards of  Paris and London but … Continue reading

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The rest of the speech.

All the new illustrations for Clella Jaffe’s book “Public Speaking:  concepts and skills for a diverse society” are done.  Thought I’d give you a look see of the last two new ones: I was in need of getting these illustrations … Continue reading

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Illustrating Diversity

Yet another illustration for Clella Jaffe’s Public Speaking: Concepts and Skills for a Diverse Society.  I collected the most diverse bunch of characters I could locate and had them pose for a family picture.  I love my kachina (which I … Continue reading

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Speaking of Illustrations

As I commented on Feb 21st of this year I’m working with a communications professor here at George Fox name Clella Jaffe on her public speaking book: Public Speaking: Concepts and Skills for a Diverse Society.  I did the illustrations … Continue reading

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A Portrait of the Dog

Continuing the self-reflective colored pencil self-portraits from some years ago.  Here is number 6 of 7.  At the time I drew these I was teaching a class called “Sonoran sketchbook” at a university in Arizona, with a herpetologist by the … Continue reading

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Illustratively Speaking

I gave permission for a number of my ink and watercolor images to be used as illustrations for a textbook on public speaking several years back.  “Public Speaking, Concepts and Skills for a Diverse Society” 6th edition had a number … Continue reading

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A Splendid Reception

Well, thank you to all of you that made it to the University of Portland reception last Thursday.  A special nod of thanks to Lauri and Shanon who put together the reception.  It was absolutely wonderful. I took the exhibition … Continue reading

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