Garden of Original Sin, 4'x8' pastel on canvas

Garden of Original Sin, 4'x8' pastel on canvas

 A dangerous arrangement was cut in the garden. Eve’s punishment remains a lived experience for those taught they are created second. Deep in Missouri’s Ozark Mountains the holy word is alive.  Politics tremor like trumpets and shotguns in the hills. The land holds a mighty tradition, and the garden offers the fruit of intellectual freedom. The native plants grow through these paintings and sculptures - azalea and muscari, dogwood and iris.  The serpent followed Eve from the garden. He slips inside the vessel and dances naked with the flowers. Drawn from pastel, he licks the dust from the canvas. His body makes ominous steely lines that weave between stems. Nature’s trophies - domestic arrangements on the side table. But something wild seduces from within the flowers, pushing deeper to know the softness of the petals, awakening to the awareness of their beauty laid bare, waiting to be plucked from the garden.    A Serpent in the Garden, with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 18"x24" Cold rolled torch bent sold steel, 1/4 hot rolled steel plate, Delphinium, Queen Anne's Lace, Lilly, Cornflower, 

A dangerous arrangement was cut in the garden. Eve’s punishment remains a lived experience for those taught they are created second. Deep in Missouri’s Ozark Mountains the holy word is alive.  Politics tremor like trumpets and shotguns in the hills. The land holds a mighty tradition, and the garden offers the fruit of intellectual freedom. The native plants grow through these paintings and sculptures - azalea and muscari, dogwood and iris.

The serpent followed Eve from the garden. He slips inside the vessel and dances naked with the flowers. Drawn from pastel, he licks the dust from the canvas. His body makes ominous steely lines that weave between stems. Nature’s trophies - domestic arrangements on the side table. But something wild seduces from within the flowers, pushing deeper to know the softness of the petals, awakening to the awareness of their beauty laid bare, waiting to be plucked from the garden.  

A Serpent in the Garden, with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 18"x24" Cold rolled torch bent sold steel, 1/4 hot rolled steel plate, Delphinium, Queen Anne's Lace, Lilly, Cornflower, 

 Speaking in Tongues, in collaboration with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 18"x24", Cold Rolled torch bent solid steel, hot rolled 1/4" steel plate, Chocolate Scabiosa, Queen Anne's Lace, Sea oat Grass, Amaranthus, Snake Alium Onion, Cat Tail, family heirloom vessel

Speaking in Tongues, in collaboration with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 18"x24", Cold Rolled torch bent solid steel, hot rolled 1/4" steel plate, Chocolate Scabiosa, Queen Anne's Lace, Sea oat Grass, Amaranthus, Snake Alium Onion, Cat Tail, family heirloom vessel

 Holy Wine in the Blue Studio, 47x53" pastel on canvas

Holy Wine in the Blue Studio, 47x53" pastel on canvas

 A Dangerous Arrangement, 47"x53", pastel on canvas

A Dangerous Arrangement, 47"x53", pastel on canvas

 Birth from Anthurium, 47"x53" pastel on canvas

Birth from Anthurium, 47"x53" pastel on canvas

 The Serpent and the Wandering Jew, 47"x53" pastel on canvas

The Serpent and the Wandering Jew, 47"x53" pastel on canvas

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 Snake Handler and Bodega Rose, Pastel on Canvas 14"x20"

Snake Handler and Bodega Rose, Pastel on Canvas 14"x20"

 Memories of the Garden, Pastel on Velvet 14"x14"

Memories of the Garden, Pastel on Velvet 14"x14"

 Snaking Elephant Ear, 20"x20" pastel on canvas

Snaking Elephant Ear, 20"x20" pastel on canvas

 Mating Dance, in collaboration with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 55"x 30" Cold Rolled Solid Steel, Glass, Rotating Motor, Cement, Delphinium, Queen Anne's Lace, Cat Tail, Sea Oat Grass, Chocolate Scabiosa, White Nigella, Amaranthus, Geranium leaf, Muscarui, Lilly, Corn Flower, Snake Alium Onion, 

Mating Dance, in collaboration with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 55"x 30" Cold Rolled Solid Steel, Glass, Rotating Motor, Cement, Delphinium, Queen Anne's Lace, Cat Tail, Sea Oat Grass, Chocolate Scabiosa, White Nigella, Amaranthus, Geranium leaf, Muscarui, Lilly, Corn Flower, Snake Alium Onion, 

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 Garden of Original Sin, 4'x8' pastel on canvas
 A dangerous arrangement was cut in the garden. Eve’s punishment remains a lived experience for those taught they are created second. Deep in Missouri’s Ozark Mountains the holy word is alive.  Politics tremor like trumpets and shotguns in the hills. The land holds a mighty tradition, and the garden offers the fruit of intellectual freedom. The native plants grow through these paintings and sculptures - azalea and muscari, dogwood and iris.  The serpent followed Eve from the garden. He slips inside the vessel and dances naked with the flowers. Drawn from pastel, he licks the dust from the canvas. His body makes ominous steely lines that weave between stems. Nature’s trophies - domestic arrangements on the side table. But something wild seduces from within the flowers, pushing deeper to know the softness of the petals, awakening to the awareness of their beauty laid bare, waiting to be plucked from the garden.    A Serpent in the Garden, with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 18"x24" Cold rolled torch bent sold steel, 1/4 hot rolled steel plate, Delphinium, Queen Anne's Lace, Lilly, Cornflower, 
 Speaking in Tongues, in collaboration with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 18"x24", Cold Rolled torch bent solid steel, hot rolled 1/4" steel plate, Chocolate Scabiosa, Queen Anne's Lace, Sea oat Grass, Amaranthus, Snake Alium Onion, Cat Tail, family heirloom vessel
 Holy Wine in the Blue Studio, 47x53" pastel on canvas
 A Dangerous Arrangement, 47"x53", pastel on canvas
 Birth from Anthurium, 47"x53" pastel on canvas
 The Serpent and the Wandering Jew, 47"x53" pastel on canvas
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 Snake Handler and Bodega Rose, Pastel on Canvas 14"x20"
 Memories of the Garden, Pastel on Velvet 14"x14"
 Snaking Elephant Ear, 20"x20" pastel on canvas
 Mating Dance, in collaboration with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 55"x 30" Cold Rolled Solid Steel, Glass, Rotating Motor, Cement, Delphinium, Queen Anne's Lace, Cat Tail, Sea Oat Grass, Chocolate Scabiosa, White Nigella, Amaranthus, Geranium leaf, Muscarui, Lilly, Corn Flower, Snake Alium Onion, 
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gallery mid 2.jpg
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Garden of Original Sin, 4'x8' pastel on canvas

A dangerous arrangement was cut in the garden. Eve’s punishment remains a lived experience for those taught they are created second. Deep in Missouri’s Ozark Mountains the holy word is alive.  Politics tremor like trumpets and shotguns in the hills. The land holds a mighty tradition, and the garden offers the fruit of intellectual freedom. The native plants grow through these paintings and sculptures - azalea and muscari, dogwood and iris.

The serpent followed Eve from the garden. He slips inside the vessel and dances naked with the flowers. Drawn from pastel, he licks the dust from the canvas. His body makes ominous steely lines that weave between stems. Nature’s trophies - domestic arrangements on the side table. But something wild seduces from within the flowers, pushing deeper to know the softness of the petals, awakening to the awareness of their beauty laid bare, waiting to be plucked from the garden.  

A Serpent in the Garden, with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 18"x24" Cold rolled torch bent sold steel, 1/4 hot rolled steel plate, Delphinium, Queen Anne's Lace, Lilly, Cornflower, 

Speaking in Tongues, in collaboration with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 18"x24", Cold Rolled torch bent solid steel, hot rolled 1/4" steel plate, Chocolate Scabiosa, Queen Anne's Lace, Sea oat Grass, Amaranthus, Snake Alium Onion, Cat Tail, family heirloom vessel

Holy Wine in the Blue Studio, 47x53" pastel on canvas

A Dangerous Arrangement, 47"x53", pastel on canvas

Birth from Anthurium, 47"x53" pastel on canvas

The Serpent and the Wandering Jew, 47"x53" pastel on canvas

Snake Handler and Bodega Rose, Pastel on Canvas 14"x20"

Memories of the Garden, Pastel on Velvet 14"x14"

Snaking Elephant Ear, 20"x20" pastel on canvas

Mating Dance, in collaboration with Micah Rosenblatt and Alex Crowder 55"x 30" Cold Rolled Solid Steel, Glass, Rotating Motor, Cement, Delphinium, Queen Anne's Lace, Cat Tail, Sea Oat Grass, Chocolate Scabiosa, White Nigella, Amaranthus, Geranium leaf, Muscarui, Lilly, Corn Flower, Snake Alium Onion, 

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