Jay's Blog:

Quick sketching my beautiful daughter Summer Emerson before she notices Daddy and wiggles around. Ready, set, go. Thanks to my wife Chelsea for encouraging me to sketch more often. It’s crazy how when passion becomes your work that sometimes we forget it’s our passion. Always stay connected to your inner child…remember to create & play…. Read more…

In the midst of creative process & discussing the Golden Ratio with my good friend and shredding partner Scott Imbrie, co-owner/founder of Original Skateboards in my art studio. We’re working on some new projects that I’m so stoked about!

The creativity of the universe is leading me down a new path. It’s holding my hand with nurturing authority. It reveals what is and allows curiosity to explore. It guides my brush with visions of beauty and doubt clouding it’s purity with thought. My ego briefly attempts to take ownership of the artistic direction only… Read more…

Pursuing creativity can be uncomfortable if not terrifying. We leave ourselves open to vulnerability, self doubt , criticism and failure. We struggle with trying to be better than someone else or get lost in the noise of our own thoughts missing out on what is. But when creativity truly flows, there is no effort, there… Read more…

Connecting with my creative side isn’t always easy or second hand nature to me, even after so many years of exploring , creating and expressing. I assure you, at least for me, each time I draw or paint, I experience some level of deep anxiety or insecurities boil to the surface. It may seem easy… Read more…

To all of the great Dads out there who step up to the plate to make a difference in their kids’ lives… To all of the awesome Fathers out there who try to live each day knowing that their kids are watching & learning always… To all of the amazing Da Da’s out there who… Read more…