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stars under the lid

Stars Under The Lid by Carrie Marill & Michael Lundgren This piece was installed by Carrie Marill and Matthew Moore in the forest of Clearwater, Idaho during the summer of 2010. The picture was shot by Michael Lundgren with a 4×5 camera at dusk. The intention was to create a starry night sky under a Read more

simultaneous existence

when the hustle of home and city get to be too much, I tap back into  places like this. Read more

Studio Tools is Done!

“Studio Tools” 2015 acrylic on linen 58″x44″  available thru Lisa Sette Gallery.   I have been collecting hand tools since I was kid, rummaging thru my dads garage sorting and collecting the ones with the best handles or colors has continued to this day (now i collect at antique stores cuz I cleared out my Read more

Studio Tools Painting in Process

Hand tools have been used by humans since the stone age when stones were used for hammering and cutting. During the bronze age tools were made by casting the copper and tin alloys that the period is named after in clay moulds. Bronze tools were sharper and harder than those made of stone. During the iron age iron replaced bronze, and tools became even stronger and more durable. The Romans developed tools Read more

best pencil sharpner

Alvin Brass Bullet Pencil Sharpener Read more

Alexander Calder’s Studio

Alexander Calder (/ˈkɔːldər/; July 22, 1898 – November 11, 1976) was an American sculptor known as the originator of the mobile, a type of kinetic sculpture made with delicately balanced or suspended components which move in response to motor power or air currents. Calder’s stationary sculptures are called stabiles. He also produced numerous wire figures, notably for a miniature circus. Read more