Sketching My Daughter

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.…

Thoughts While Painting

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…

Pregnancy-photo

Baby is almost here…

I’m about to become a Dad.  I think I’m still in denial that I’m even old enough to be someone’s father. But my friends who have kids that are already cooler than me sort of bring me back to reality.  My wife is pregnant.  Very pregnant.  Like her due date is tomorrow.  So ready or…

Dream career as an artist

Chasing Your Dreams

I was picked last for every team sport in school, I didn’t seem to fit in and had a problem with authority. I questioned everything. By today’s standards I probably would have been medicated and classified with at least a few labels. But since my childhood, my art carried me through and made me whole. Every…