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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #10: Scarcity vs Abundance

So some dear friends invited me to a self-help weekend.  It was very lecture heavy, uncomfortably in a hotel conference, and was, well, I would say “tricky,” but there was some good principles that they reminded me of.  The man … Continue reading

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #9: Figures in Austria

A number of these images were drawn in Austria.  I found it curious that some images of Saints played with scale.  Thus a saint could be holding a whole church in his hand, or I played with the idea that … Continue reading

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #8: St Christopher

More from Rothenburg ob der Tauber in Germany, a delightful city on the romantic road.  For many students of mine this wonderfully preserved city was their favorite during our travels. It was in many ways what I think we Americans … Continue reading

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #7: Imperial City Museum

Ah the sketches continue.  Now we are in May of 2012, and welcome to Europe.  Here is a sketch from the Imperial City Museum in Rothenburg, a delightful city on the romantic road in Germany.

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #6: Quagga

Continuing to work on figures that I would like to construct and then do paintings of the actual sculptures, one thought has been to do a series of images based on animals that have now gone extinct.  Below is an … Continue reading

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #5: Another Meeting

When you work at a University, you get use to meetings, lectures, and the like.  I keep my sketchbook handy (whether the I-Pad or the hard copy one).  Here is what I came up with at our end of the … Continue reading

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The Knoxville-Rothenburg Sketchbook #4: Flight to Knoxville

Friday October 14th 2011 I was supposed to be leading a men’s weekend in Oregon that happens once a year; instead I was on a flight to say goodbye to my father, whom I discovered less than two weeks earlier … Continue reading

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