While I Was Away.

I complete one commissioned art piece about once every three years.  While I was away from this blog, I was working on one of these pieces. I love doing these paper-cut pieces.  But while working on this commission, that love was tinged with a certain fear.  I have sold one of these pieces before, but…

Documentarian Follow-up

I found an example of what I was talking about in the Breadcrumbs: Documentarian post.  Below is the first ever paper-cut piece I made and the most recent. Spooky pumpkin cameo! The first thing I notice about it is the perspective, it’s so tragically off, though it lends a certain charm to it all.  The…

1930’s Buick Hearse

      My dad worked at a funeral home for years and years.  He did everything from arranging funerals and driving the hearse to collecting and embalming the bodies.  He never drove a hearse quite like this one as he was in the industry during the 70’s, but he always liked the look of…

Farmhouse

  This is the only one of the paper-cuts to have been sold.  It now lives with a very dear friend in San Antonio.  This was always one of my favorites.  I tried out a lot of new techniques on this one, I was only able to let it go because it was going to…