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Relighting the darkness

Ron and I got back a few hours ago from Tucumcari, where I spent the better end of a week painting what I hoped would be a photorealistic mural depicting some of the neon signs that once glowed along the shoulders of Route 66 in Tucumcari and San Jon. 401 more words


Pony Soldier Motel - WIP shot

This large painting is coming along! 22 x 30″ watercolor on cradled aquabord. Follow the WIP of this large painting on my Work in Progress page… 27 more words

Watercolor Painting

Tucumcari, New Mexico

A short drive on Old Route 66 was reminiscent of my childhood vacations. My Daddy loved to travel and Route 66 was his favorite road to take when we would visit my sister, Jo and her family in California.  310 more words


"Old" pictures and new ones

I was searching though my all weather camera and came across the next two pictures.  The first one was taken in Tallahassee, Florida.  I’d bet that this tree is well over 100 years old. 79 more words

Getting our kicks: New Mexico

Crossing into New Mexico from Texas was a huge milestone on our cross country road trip: we had finally ENTERED THE WILD WILD WEST (how many times will I use this phrase now that I live in the west? 579 more words