WHATWHYWHENHOW: Artwork Analysis 17


Hello, all! I am back with another post after a good while! It’s been a while since I posted an art analysis, so here we go! I hope you will enjoy the read and the insight! “Upwards” (or “Upwards I”). Digital photograph. 2017. “Upwards in Neutral” (or “Upwards II”). Digital photograph. 2017. WHAT: This is…

WHATWHYWHENHOW: Artwork Analysis 12


“Caribbean Storm Cloud” What:  Unless you have never seen a cloud or a sea (if that describes you, you need a hug), I do not have to express what this is a photograph of, but if you want to know exactly what TYPE of cloud this is, thanks to Google I know: cumulus clouds! And…

I’VE BEEN FEATURED!: my works have been selected for display on RAWZ


I am really happy because, in the hard-to-get-noticed world of art, my work has been featured on a site called RAWZ, again! Click HERE for my first post about a RAWZ feature. Any artist knows that any amount or form of recognition is VERY valuable and VERY  appreciated. And in a world big on re-blogging and sharing, this…

UPDATE: how to photograph how-tos


Hi, readers! Thank you for stopping by and feel free to navigate around this blog! I have just completed a project for a client. Well, it’s a trial project. I had to shoot images for a wikihow-type article (or maybe the author will actually be doing an article for wikihow). This is not exactly Gordon…

REFRESHED ART: before and after


Jacksonville Landing at an Angle. Altered photography/graphic design. 2013. Jacksonville, FL. This is a scenic spot and great for photographing; I take my camera with me often. The photograph is one I shot,  from Main Street Bridge, with a GE digital camera in 2011. The alterations were done in Photoshop CS6. This is called a…

UPDATE: working is the new blogging


Hi, all! I hope all my readers and those passing through and deciding to stop and read my blog are well! I haven’t posted anything in quite some time because I am so busy working as an e-commerce lister (I photograph and list merchandise for a company’s online store). I started Jan. 7th. It is a very cool…

A MULTI-TASKING GALLERY: a day at City Art Gallery


When I lived in South Carolina (I moved to FL, this month!), I made an effort to visit this very chill and awesome gallery in Columbia, SC. I call this a multi-tasking gallery because it is 3 things rolled into one: exhibit/gallery space, a place to buy art and a place to buy art supplies. There…

My Favorite Art Media: the right tools make the right art!!


  I just wanted to put together a list of my favorite art media (supplies). I encourage you to post, in COMMENTS, your favorite(s) and why! (all definitions, in ITALICS,  are  from wikipedia.com) 1) GRAPHITE – The mineral graphite is one of the allotropes of carbon. It was named by Abraham Gottlob Werner in 1789 from the…