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Make it Monday

Well folks, I am getting ready to take off to the farm down in the Houston area.  I wanted to post a little something to go along the lines of the Make it Monday idea.  I have been pushing a […]

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Twitter Test

Testing new app ifttt, compliments of my friend Michelle.

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Sculpture Work

So I found out I didn’t get the job after all, and really having a pitty party.  So what to do?  Get in the studio!  Yep, that is the cure all for my blues.  I finished one sculpture that I […]

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Solar Printmaking

So after a few tries I feel a little more confident in my use of the solar plates.  The key I have found is direct sunlight and very little time.   Set up station, paper bath and ink station.  I […]

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Dinner Awesomeness 

My 13 year old daughter who was adopted by us only 2 and a half years ago made these amazing pizzas for us.  Her’s is the one with all the meat.  All of this was from scratch except the Boboli […]

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New Sculpture Install

Well it has been a couple of weeks and I have been secretly working on a few pieces. Guam was a real motivator, but unfortunately without that tropical environment, I was little sluggish getting started. However, this new piece is […]

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Last day

It is rather bitter sweet, my last day here in paradise.  I started packing after picking up something for a dear friend who is about to retire.  I did one last drive around the island.  It is very hard to […]

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Last Weekend on the Island

Well it started off by taking the last guy to the airport early on Saturday morning.  I took advantage of this time to update the blog and get ready for my visit to the University of Guam.  I was surprised […]

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Guam Extended Part 2

Well we hit another day and I was feeling a little adventurous. Got the other unit that was left on the island and we decided to try and find the old Tank Farm.  This is where several tanks were towed […]

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Guam Extended

Well after two more weeks on the island I have escorted some new guys on where to go and interesting things to see.  Never been much of a shopping and bar man.  There is so much history here.  The island […]

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