2018-09-20: I am such a twee hipster. The record? Oh that....

2018-09-17: I learned two things over the weekend. I get migraines...

2018-09-16: Ellsworth Kelly’s Austin

2018-09-16: State fair

2018-09-15: My favorite local coffee shop is closing.

2018-09-13: RONE is a street artist working on a whole other...

2018-09-13: The Atipo type foundry just released Silka

2018-09-13: Lunr is a JavaScript-only search tool. Build an index from...

2018-09-13: Look at the size of this mango. Look at it....

2018-09-13: Palazzo carpet is zoomy

2018-09-13: Airport Noir

2018-09-08: A Mega-gram for September. Inspired heavily by the street artist...

2018-09-07: I’m not made of stone.

2018-09-06: Morning flower

2018-09-06: What a clown. Twitter’s Jack Dorsey wore a popped collar...

2018-09-03: Working on another giant Instagram piece. I’m starting to think...

2018-09-03: This is only a little bonkers and was probably inevitable....

2018-09-02: This ad in the New York Times is an audacious...

2018-08-31: Now here’s an interesting idea.

2018-08-31: Looking at the background of https://goose.game got me wondering how...

2018-08-30: Well this gave me the feels.

2018-08-30: I saw this yesterday on my walk to the coffee...

2018-08-29: Wednesday night drawing at Feast Art Center

2018-08-29: Speaking of Jaron Lanier, his web site parties like it’s...

2018-08-29: I recently finished Jaron Lanier’s Ten Arguments for Deleting Your...

2018-08-28: Is there a German word for that ping of anxiety...

2018-08-27: Amy Hughes’ paintings of figures behind shower curtains feel sweaty...

2018-08-27: Soey Milk’s oil paintings are dense with imagery and texture....

2018-08-25: Added my canvas mono-prints to my portfolio.

2018-08-25: Paper.js looks fun.

2018-08-25: I stumbled across this old post about Beijing Design Week...

2018-08-25: It’s 2018, why can’t I have wallpaper that does this?...

2018-08-25: We were invited to see México en el Corazón last...

2018-08-24: Artist Zach Lieberman uses Instagram as a sketchbook. He follows...

2018-08-23: The drink of summer is the Negroni

2018-08-23: Sketch

2018-08-23: Wednesday 1974

2018-08-22: Life drawing practice tonight at Feast Art Center in Tacoma....

2018-08-22: A new mega-gram for mid-August. I have spent so much...

2018-08-22: Concept artist, illustrator, and painter Wangjie Li seems to carry...

2018-08-22: Sarah Meyohas project “Speculations” are photos of mirrors in mirrors...

2018-08-21: They’re evolving.

2018-08-21: Good morning apocalypse

2018-08-21: My most recent Mega-gram. Here I chose to create a...

2018-08-20: The latest entry in my newsletter project 100 Doodles

2018-08-12: Tacoma at dusk

2018-08-12: The BS Web This is a good overview of the...

2018-08-11: Steven Forder is a painter who teaches at the Long...

2018-08-11: The folks at iA would like to remind you that...

2018-08-10: Art @ Abouthalf.com Today I launched a new portfolio mini-site for my artwork....

2018-08-10: Megagram for August 10 The piece above was uploaded to Instagram as 27 separate...

2018-08-09: Working on a new stand-alone portfolio site…

2018-08-09: These photos are eerie. Some remind me of melting old...

2018-08-09: Kenichi Hoshine’s paintings reminde me of traditional woodblock prints and...

2018-08-09: Seattle street art

2018-08-09: Never do the math I am changing jobs. One of my primary motivators for...

2018-08-08: PBS Studios’ YouTube channel “The Art Assignment” has a playlist...

2018-08-07: Nikolas Antoniou’s paintings are brushy fractal visions. They’re like a...

2018-08-06: I’m working on rebuilding my painting portfolio as a stand-alone...

2018-08-05: Here is a great resource - The Badass Lady Creatives...

2018-08-05: This collaboration between Janine Rewell and Minna Parikka is stunning....

2018-08-05: Deanne Cheuk is an amazing design polymath. Her work ranges...

2018-08-04: Shiny and new I created a custom style sheet for my micro.blog and...

2018-08-04: Only

2018-08-04: I’m very close to sun-downing my Squarespace site in favor...

2018-08-04: Web sites I make “Internet Art” in the form of web sites...

2018-08-03: Don’t worry. I’ll send my thoughts and prayers. apple.news The...

2018-07-30: Oh pear “salad” I forgot all about you.

2018-07-30: I photographed some of my recent printer-paintings for an upcoming...

2018-07-30: Speaking of… Jessica Svendsen’s web site is a really excellent...

2018-07-30: Jessica Svendsen’s 404 page is delightful.

2018-07-30: Booooooom is highlighting Arturo Cabrera’s paintings which are sort of...

2018-07-29: Art for Instagram - July 15 I extended my previous piece for Instagram so now I...

2018-07-29: Oksana Shachko, an artist and cofounder of the Ukrainian radical-feminist...

2018-07-28: Janice Sung tells the story of becoming a freelance illustrator....

2018-07-28: Photographed some of my paintings for an upcoming art walk...

2018-07-28: I’ve started reading “Ten Arguments for Deleting your Social Media...

2018-07-28: More on Oliver Jeffers’ dipped paintings.

2018-07-28: Oliver Jeffers creates paintings half obscured by dipping into a...

2018-07-27: apple.news If you can quit social media, but don’t, then...

2018-07-26: Juul & its House of Smoke & Horrors

2018-07-26: Lucas Lasnier creates lush, bonkers semi-surrealist paintings and murals.

2018-07-20: Danny Heller’s “Modern Leisure” series of paintings depicts a hyper-idealized...

2018-07-18: Quartz(y) has the worst headlines. This article, headlined “The Graceful...

2018-07-17: It is entirely too easy to post to the wrong...

2018-07-17: A nice article on Simon Freund’s Selbsportrait exhibit.

2018-07-17: Train doodle of a surly character

2018-07-16: Selbsportrait is a new work by Simon Freund where he...

2018-07-16: Art for Instagram - July 2018 For July I took my recent portrait study and decomposed...

2018-07-15: Screentone has been drawing “Casablanca” but with Teenage Mutant Ninja...

2018-07-15: If you can’t be a Ghostbuster - be a Ghostbuster-booster...

2018-07-15: Gordon Nicholas’ portrait photography looks like it would taste like...

2018-07-15: Sabine Finkenauer is a German painter living in Barcelona and...

2018-07-14: Tacoma Pride festival

2018-07-13: Portrait Another portrait study on the iPad - I'm starting to...

2018-07-13: Robert Roth’s landscapes walk right up to the edge of...

2018-07-12: Poppies and portraits. I finished posting my July Mega-gram today...

2018-07-12: Michael Breeder is a painter and muralist who mixes graffiti...

2018-07-09: Oh Marimekko

2018-07-09: I think you need some surrealist GIFs to sing you...

2018-07-09: 🅰️ I didn’t know Michael Ian Black was such a...

2018-07-09: Sketching on the train this morning. Stealing faces from my...

2018-07-08: Sunday printer painting

2018-07-08: Finishing up a painting today.

2018-07-08: Jason Craighead is a traditional abstract expressionist - which feels...

2018-07-06: Google believes in the open web. As long as it’s...

2018-07-06: Abby Fields is a painter whose work implies passages from...

2018-07-06: Kelly Blevins creates large (3‘ x 4‘) figurative and somewhat...

2018-07-06: Alexei Gural creates collages from images found in magazines.

2018-07-05: The fascinating story of straws.

2018-07-04:

2018-07-04: This article on embracing compassionate code was republished on DZone...

2018-07-03: Seems legit

2018-07-03: Work in progress of a little color study based on...

2018-07-02: I recently found and purchased a Wade Guyton exhibition catalog...

2018-07-02: Rhed Fawell creates fascinating embroidered collages. I love how these...

2018-07-02: I’ve been enjoying this sweet, simple web comic, Screentone. The...

2018-07-01: It’s hard out there for a teddy bear

2018-06-29: Printer paintings I've been experimenting with using my Epson printer as an...

2018-06-28: This is an interesting idea - I have two or...

2018-06-28: I normally avoid sugar but I just got a really...

2018-06-28: Thursday poppy painting on the train.

2018-06-27: Portrait study Portrait Study Digital - 2700px x 3600px Procreate for iPad...

2018-06-27: Wednesday poppy

2018-06-26: I wonder what the crew on that boat gets up...

2018-06-26: Southern Chef Benjamin Dennis Cooks Gullah Geechee Cuisine

2018-06-26: Ripped from the headlines

2018-06-26: June 25th, 2018 - Everything new is old again The latest edition of my newsletter project, 100 Doodles, where...

2018-06-26: Tuesday train doodle. Orange poppy in the sun.

2018-06-26: Ethan Gulley’s photography has an intimate, almost accidental quality -...

2018-06-25: Do the “hosts” on West World get ear wax? Do...

2018-06-25: June 24th, 2018 – Wine, but in a can The latest issue of 100 Doodles where we run into...

2018-06-25: Wrote a little about making art for Instagram

2018-06-25: Art for Instagram, June 2018 [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1350.0”] This piece was composited from two...

2018-06-24: Sunday afternoon in the studio

2018-06-24: Quick sketch of the park

2018-06-24: Portrait study - digital painting with Procreate

2018-06-23: Painting in progress

2018-06-23: Tall image is tall. This was posted as 24 squares...

2018-06-23: Micro.blog is a front-end to social media.

2018-06-23: Micro.blog is a front-end to social media I’ve been experimenting with Micro.blog long enough to say I’m...

2018-06-23: This was my last big multi-panel piece posted to Instagram....

2018-06-23: TDD and “genius” programmers - This is a great blog...

2018-06-22: I love a clever redesign. Slightly tweaked binder clips make...

2018-06-20: This junk mail is incredible. Fake metal and plastic key,...

2018-06-20: Sketching on the train this morning on the iPad

2018-06-20: This is a chunk of a new work I’m rolling...

2018-06-20: I see poppies everywhere now.

2018-06-20: Lisa Golightly is a Portland-based artist who uses found photos...

2018-06-18: I love this -> https://www.dezeen.com/2018/06/18/cristo-unveils-the-london-mastaba-floating-on-serpentine-lake/

2018-06-17: 13“ x 19“ mono-print on canvas - Protester with flowers...

2018-06-17: 13“ x 19“ mono-print on canvas - Sleeping Commuter

2018-06-17: Poppies have infiltrated my brain lately - so I’m using...

2018-06-17: These mono-prints are 13“ x 19“ - on primed, un-stretched...

2018-06-17: I’m running things through the printer twice or three times...

2018-06-17: Today is a studio day. I’m working on using my...

2018-06-16: New work: Freighthouse Square Digital painting with iPad and #Procreate...

2018-06-16: June 15th, 2018 - Meddling kids The latest issue of my newsletter project 100 Doodles where...

2018-06-15: Napping Commuter [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2500.0”] Napping Commuter Digital painting, iPad Pro,...

2018-06-15: Matthew Grabelsky makes paintings of perfectly average and normal people...

2018-06-14:

2018-06-14: Why do designers have unnavigable websites?

2018-06-14: Work in progress on a new digital painting

2018-06-14: Milt Kobayashi creates brushy, expressive figurative paintings. Small quiet scenes...

2018-06-13: Xtian Miller creates out Swiss-style poster designs relying heavily on...

2018-06-13: Good mornining

2018-06-12: Lyndon Probst creates interesting, sculptural paintings that float between minimal...

2018-06-12: June 9th, 2018 - Fences The latest edition of my newsletter project 100 Doodles where...

2018-06-12: A two headed poppy

2018-06-11: Tacoma from Ruston Point [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2500.0”] Fountain pen on watercolor paper [/caption]...

2018-06-11: I was trying to explain JavaScript this at work -...

2018-06-11: Caspar Fairhall uses the term “time-based works” for his video...

2018-06-11: Lydia Okumura is a New York based artist who uses...

2018-06-11: I just discovered @Caspar on Micro.Blog (it’s Micro Monday) -...

2018-06-10: Post rain light

2018-06-09: Tacoma from Ruston Point

2018-06-09: The latest entry in my newsletter project 100 doodles where...

2018-06-09: Meat machine

2018-06-09: Daniel Maidman is an artist I follow. He makes very...

2018-06-09: Napping Computer - A digital painting for Instagram made with...

2018-06-09: A poppy painted on the train last week.

2018-06-08: This article comes from an organization with a track record...

2018-06-08: Meatball Taco

2018-06-08: “This is better than the French Laundry, man”

2018-06-08: On Instagram Kehinde Wiley shared a short video of painting...

2018-06-06: “The View from the Whale’s Mouth” is an artist’s e-book...

2018-06-06: Instagram as a medium I follow a lot of artists on Instagram and I...

2018-06-04: June 3rd, 2018 - Walk sign for Division Avenue is ON The latest entry in my newsletter 100 Doodles where I...

2018-06-03: I saw Anne Appleby’s exhibit at the TAM today as...

2018-06-03: TAM afternoon

2018-06-03: Enter the third dimesnsion

2018-06-03: I saw a painting by Victor Hugo Zayas today at...

2018-06-03: I rediscovered this cigar bar - attached to the back...

2018-06-03: Facebook is a write-only medium [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2208.0”] It’s a blank slate. It’s symbolic....

2018-06-03: You could do worse than to spend an afternoon at...

2018-06-03: I got to spend a little time in Hood River,...

2018-06-02: Hood River bridge Sharpie and fountain pen drawing of the Hood River bridge...

2018-06-01: Here is a chunk of a piece I’m putting together...

2018-06-01: I have mixed feels about Malcom Liepke’s painting. I love...

2018-06-01: Quick photo study from the train. Sometimes I borrow faces...

2018-05-31: Janice Sung is an illustrator with a great angular style....

2018-05-31: Drawing at the riverside in Hood River, OR today

2018-05-31: Ow! Right in my 80s.

2018-05-30: Foggy Mirror Foggy Mirror is a web app which recreates the experience...

2018-05-30: One of the fun things about making art for the...

2018-05-30: John Zoller’s makes optical abstraction.

2018-05-30: Quick photo study from the train.

2018-05-29: Hello! I made you a new arty web site “foggy...

2018-05-29: Turns out apple-mobile-web-app-capable has a different rendering engine than standard...

2018-05-29: Lanes Coder’s photography is striking, almost painterly.

2018-05-29: Valerie Chiang takes gorgeous photos.

2018-05-29: Fascinating article by Eugene Wei on the nature of business...

2018-05-28: Blue truck Truck sketch for 100 Doodles

2018-05-28: What? I’m on vacation.

2018-05-28: I’m experimenting with using WebPack to just make a bundle...

2018-05-27: Oh Portland

2018-05-27: Coffee shop art looks like caffeine feels.

2018-05-25: This place looks interesting. Tacoma has many secrets.

2018-05-25: Here’s a fascinating Tumblr (and exhibition) of rodeo photos

2018-05-25: Elizabeth Selby’s oil paintings look like they’re based on photographs...

2018-05-25: May 23rd - Get in, it's time to go The most recent page in my 100 Doodles newsletter project where...

2018-05-25: If I’m early to Seattle I’ll stop for coffee at...

2018-05-25: I started digging through this essay last night - I’m...

2018-05-25: I wonder how Affinity Photo compares to Procreate. I love...

2018-05-24: A little practice portrait from an email marketing photo this...

2018-05-24: A friend of mine - an abstract painter - has...

2018-05-24: I decided to walk to catch the train today because...

2018-05-23: Wine sign A poster for my work at the wine shop.

2018-05-23: Wednesday truck drawing.

2018-05-22: A sketch from an old photo found on the internet....

2018-05-22: May 21st - New studio The most recent page in my 100 Doodles newsletter project where...

2018-05-21: Grind two small cans of pimentos with two cakes of...

2018-05-21: May 20th - Blue monk The most recent page in my 100 Doodles newsletter project where...

2018-05-20: One thing I like about John Baldessari’s work having the...

2018-05-20: Sunday pear

2018-05-20: When I hung my paintings up in the local wine...

2018-05-20: Afternoon pear 🍐

2018-05-20: Suzan Frecon grinds her own pigments into oil to build...

2018-05-20: I’m fascinated by Wade Guyton’s work and his giant printers....

2018-05-20: I am perpetually surprised that there are so few art...

2018-05-20: John Larriva makes expressive small oil paintings - mostly portraits....

2018-05-19:

2018-05-19:

2018-05-19: Trying to cook mussels for the first time tonight.

2018-05-18: Never gets old.

2018-05-18: Sometimes I wonder what my phone thinks of me. 🧠...

2018-05-17: The mannequin with a lightsaber tells you everything you need...

2018-05-16: Herb Jackson’s paintings feel like an archeological dig into cake...

2018-05-16: Ball Auto Service is a magical time capsule in my...

2018-05-16: Jordy Kerwick’s work seems to float somewhere between non-objective abstraction...

2018-05-16: I found Erik Jones’ art on Instagram - his work...

2018-05-16: Had a good drawing session at Feast Arts tonight. Good...

2018-05-16: I ran across this on Metafilter -> https://txt.fyi/about/ It’s not...

2018-05-16: Wednesday morning commuter art. I saw a woman on the...

2018-05-15: Latest page in my newsletter project 100 Doodles wherein I...

2018-05-15: Some abstract doodling this morning on the train

2018-05-15: Torguga The most recent page in my 100 Doodles newsletter project...

2018-05-14: This is loud. I guess it worked. I mean I...

2018-05-14: This is a handy learning tool: http://es6katas.org/ It’s collection of...

2018-05-14: Sketching in the park yesterday

2018-05-13: Installed my Grit City series at a local wine shop....

2018-05-13: Stefanie Heinze’s paintings make me think of melting cartoon characters....

2018-05-12: Today I learned that there is not only a Golden...

2018-05-10: I 🍌 this

2018-05-10: I wonder if I can find Converse headquarters on this…...

2018-05-10: I saw a seagull having an existential crisis. It flew...

2018-05-09: This is music to code by.

2018-05-09: I tried to captur the impression of a rail bridge...

2018-05-08: Grit City from the sky.

2018-05-08: Afternoon commute doodle.

2018-05-08: This photo from Shorpy looks like a Velazquez painting.

2018-05-07: Thinking about writing a small JSON Feed authoring tool -...

2018-05-07: Still life silk

2018-05-07: Grit City

2018-05-07: I would be less inclined to be looking for an...

2018-05-07: I’ll I’ve been using Micro.Blog for almost a month now....

2018-05-07: Francis Reynolds paints images…and then obscures them with big brush...

2018-05-07: Giuseppe Gradella’s photography feels like a fashion shoot for ghosts....

2018-05-07: I have mixed feelings about Alpay Efe’s painting. It’s formally...

2018-05-07: Yvonne Robert’s paintings have a tense graphic quality. I like...

2018-05-07: Horace Dediu writes about the uncanny timing of the original...

2018-05-07: Good morning. Let’s bake eggs.

2018-05-07: Aw man. I had stuff to do.

2018-05-06: There are two seasons. Eggnog season and Gin and Tonic...

2018-05-06: I looked out this window last night and thought about...

2018-05-05: Did a little design refresh today. I had created something...

2018-05-05: For some silly reason, on Squarespace the search form styles...

2018-05-05: Bookstore discovery

2018-05-05: Blossoms

2018-05-05: Attempting to set up github mirroring for my micro.blog…

2018-05-05: Justin John Greene’s paintings are expressive, unnerving, and strange.

2018-05-05: Doron Langberg makes intimate, personal, and sometimes erotic paintings of...

2018-05-05: Julia Wachtel’s paintings are fascinating combinations of found images, ads,...

2018-05-04: Today’s Microsoft workaround… (['sunday','monday','tuesday','wednesday','thursday','friday','saturday'])[(new Date()).getDay()]

2018-05-04: Today I learned that Microsoft is still committed to breaking...

2018-05-04: Periodic reminder to have fun with your Windows VM names…...

2018-05-04: A map of Tacoma’s Japantown in the 1920s

2018-05-04: This is a great little write-up of using Micro.Blog as...

2018-05-04: Since Micro.blog supports WordPress importing - and Squarespace supports WordPress...

2018-05-04: A 45 minute (give or take) sketch / painting of...

2018-05-04: [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2048.0”] Eggs [/caption] A 45-minute sketch painting...

2018-05-04: The loneliest basketball The most recent page in my 100 Doodles newsletter project,...

2018-05-04: The latest page in my newsletter project, 100 Doodles

2018-05-03: At work, I’m having my team read “JavaScript Allongé” as...

2018-05-02:

2018-05-02: Great little exercises and lessons on drawing… …And another

2018-05-02: This just amazing. Also bananas. Amaze-bananas.

2018-05-01: Tacoma Dome Station, Platform 2 [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2500.0”] Detail of the art of my...

2018-05-01: It’s really appealing that I can use the visual editor...

2018-05-01: Squarespace is losing some of its polish for me. It’s...

2018-05-01: I saw a lonely basketball in the park Friday.

2018-05-01:  Detail from the last page of my newsletter.

2018-05-01: The latest page from my newsletter project, 100 doodles.

2018-04-30: Rails This is a recent issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-04-29: Kellen Jett’s work is right up my alley. I like...

2018-04-29: Practice drawing from imagination

2018-04-29: Windows This is a recent issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-04-29: Don't draw bananas This is a recent issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-04-29: Finding bones This is a recent issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-04-29: Stop! Tree Thief! This is a recent issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-04-29: Ma'am This is a recent issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-04-29: Every desk is terrible This is a recent issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-04-27: This piece looks like a trap to catch businessmen.

2018-04-26: A big part of my job has been aggressively sun-downing...

2018-04-25: JavaScript has a quirky personality.

2018-04-25: It appears that Micro.blog posts with images aren’t syncing to...

2018-04-25: I think this is a valid bit of criticism, but...

2018-04-25: Sunny train platform this morning

2018-04-25: Sketching from my window last weekend

2018-04-25: Recent item from my newsletter project . Don’t draw bananas....

2018-04-25: Tried to draw from my imagination on the train last...

2018-04-24: Banana doodle

2018-04-24: Nice choice of cover photo 🍆

2018-04-24: Did a little bit of a study with Affinity Photo...

2018-04-23: Listening to “Good Point” and one of the hosts made...

2018-04-23: Bananas are not a very good subject. 🍌📷

2018-04-23: Interesting, almost geometric, still-life paintings by Susan Jane Walp.

2018-04-23: Egg study [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2500.0”] Two eggs 8″ × 8″ Acrylic on...

2018-04-23: I read this stupid article and I don’t feel good...

2018-04-23: My gut reaction to this article was “well probably no”...

2018-04-23: This article poses the question: “Is it still an artistically...

2018-04-23: Is there a german word for the the feeling of...

2018-04-22: Sunday still life painting with a couple of process photos....

2018-04-21: Glitchy collaborative pixel art from Jeremiah Johnson. Scroll the page...

2018-04-21: The colors…

2018-04-21: Good article in the New Yorker about “2001: A Space...

2018-04-20: Three thoughts [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2500.0”] A work in progress, with big...

2018-04-20: I just discovered this site and now it’s gone. Sadness....

2018-04-19: Morning commuter drawing session. Needed about 20 more minutes to...

2018-04-18: Stop! Tree thief!

2018-04-18: Simon Freund has released a new piece “onwards & upwards”....

2018-04-18: I’m realizing that I need to just slow down with...

2018-04-18: I ran across this explainer video from Vox on minimalism...

2018-04-17: I don’t know who Ivan is, but his artwork makes...

2018-04-17: I like this comic. but the plural of “Stephen Fry”...

2018-04-17: I was digging through some archives of my early UX...

2018-04-16: On micro.blog I’m fast approaching the number of posts I...

2018-04-15: Got to spend some time on a couple of painting...

2018-04-15: Huh. I thought I was having a pretty good day....

2018-04-15: I am discovering Wade Guyton - an ink-jet painter (so...

2018-04-15: Baleada Queen is a strange and interesting internet art project...

2018-04-15: Went by my local diner-dive for breakfast today. Some genius...

2018-04-15: Yesterday’s edition of my newsletter 100 Doodles

2018-04-15: These process images of ramen by Ivan emerge from a...

2018-04-15: The Statue Experiment by Hiroshi Takagishi

2018-04-14: I am playing with Krita for the first time. Holy...

2018-04-14: First desks, now a giant tablet monitor. My work-at-home situation...

2018-04-13: I’m playing around with a new tablet display. I decided...

2018-04-13: Bold abstract painting by John Phillip Abbot. I like the...

2018-04-13: I’m finding that my only use of Twitter these days...

2018-04-13: Super cute comics at Screentone.org

2018-04-13: “The Wave” is a gorgeous ad. I don’t even care...

2018-04-12: Mornin’ ma’am. The only good thing about a long train...

2018-04-11: These are fun. Not helpful, but fun. https://idea-instructions.com/

2018-04-11: Morning train painting. This handsome fellow showed up in a...

2018-04-11: Click. Wrrrrrrrrr. Click. Wrrrrrrr. http://www.conservethesound.de/en/

2018-04-11: If you think about it, all art is conceptual. A...

2018-04-11: I first learned about Simon Freund when I stumbled across...

2018-04-11: This piece “Stock Photo” by Simon Freund is an installation...

2018-04-11: countless.info is an online installation by conceptual artist Simon Freund....

2018-04-10: I created a system-level shortcut for Lorem Ipsum text for...

2018-04-10: Apple Calendar still doesn’t support HTML in event descriptions. Calendar...

2018-04-10: Did some morning painting on the train. Drawing from old...

2018-04-10: Good morning Eggy. (Parsley makes it fancy)

2018-04-09: Coincident with joining Micro.blog I deactivated my Facebook and Pinterest...

2018-04-09: I am finding that the frictionless nature of writing on...

2018-04-09: Lovely landscape study from concept artist and illustrator Ivan.

2018-04-09: Do you have a pool? Visit Do You Have a Pool “Do you have a...

2018-04-09: This musical illustration is totes adorbs. Tom Gauld’s “Soundtrack to...

2018-04-09: Speaking of friends who make art - one of my...

2018-04-09: My buddy turned me on to this artist today. Paul...

2018-04-08: The first web painting I made was about 75% a...

2018-04-08: What’s a web painting? It’s just a single-serving web site...

2018-04-08: I am almost done with this little web-painting. doyouhaveapool.com

2018-04-08: Hyper-realist painter Yigal Ozeri Photorealism is fascinating to me because...

2018-04-08: Rafael Ochoa is an artist working in oils and digital...

2018-04-08: Beautiful landscape paintings by Alena Aenami

2018-04-08: I am toying with a Micro.blog It’s interesting; a thin...

2018-04-08: Metafilter was talking about Ugly Medieval Cats - but then...

2018-04-07: Desk progress.

2018-03-28: Lime and avocado A still life of lime and avocado on a cutting...

2018-03-28: March 28 - No Mr. Bond, I expect you to die This is the latest issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-03-28: March 20, 2018 - Email This is the latest issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-03-04: Life drawing returns The life-drawing session I attend has returned from an extended...

2018-03-01: February 28th - More coffee This is the latest issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-02-28: February 24th - Like Las Vegas, for kids This is the latest issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-02-18: February 13th - Bay sunrise This is the latest issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-02-09: Sunday eggs Last Sunday I found a little time to paint in...

2018-02-07: February 5th - Tacoma Ave This is the 5th issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-01-31: Sunday portrait study I was a tiny bit worried last week. I got...

2018-01-29: January 27th - Ready for spring This is the 5th issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-01-23: January 22nd - Go by train This is the 4th issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-01-19: Little Overripe Painted with Procreate for iPad Pro Visit Little Overripe Tech...

2018-01-17: January 16th - Vast stretches of water This is the third issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-01-10: The Point System This is the second issue of my 100 Doodles project....

2018-01-09: 100 doodles Artistically, I get hung up on “big” ideas. I should...

2018-01-08: January 7th - Still Sniffling This is part of my 100 doodles project. An art...

2018-01-07: The Temple The Temple Acrylic on birch panel 8” × 10” The...

2017-12-11: Universal Paperclips Am I winning? Universal Paperclips I finished “playing” Universal Paperclips...

2017-12-01: All I Possess Look at it go! I saw “All I possess“ linked...

2017-11-29: ReactJS as an art tool The modern man’s conceptual art studio, Visual Studio Code My...

2017-11-27: Guacamole Tips I’ve gone back to the well to turn an analog...

2017-11-06: This + That = This-n-That I’m working on a long tail of typography for Shtacks....

2017-11-04: Everything, Always, Everywhere I just finished Rafaël Rozendaal’s new monograph “Everything, Always, Everywhere”...

2017-10-22: Butter fingered tragedy The naked core of an Apple Pencil On Thursday I...

2017-10-18: Turntable tempted I mean it even has USB I am a mighty...

2017-10-15: Work / art / life balance Portrait of Gary Procreate for iPad Pro I returned to...

2017-10-02: Procreate 4 Tomatoes Procreate 4 for iPad The mad geniuses at Savage...

2017-09-27: Twitter cleaning Last Sunday I took a little time to consolidate my...

2017-09-24: Lurking danger I have just returned from celebrating my 10th anniversary on...

2017-09-07: Why do you like painting? Limes Painted with ProCreate for iPad On Labor Day I...

2017-09-06: Adding things to other things Painting composite Created with ProCreate for iPad Pro On the...

2017-09-04: Tacoma Dome Station Construction Tacoma Dome Station Construction 8” × 8” Acrylic on birch...

2017-08-28: Sunday avocados Sunday Avocados ProCreate for iPad Pro Last Sunday I sat...

2017-08-26: Iterative art Hashtag  on Shtacks.com I have continued adding things to Shtacks.com...

2017-08-12: Shtacks: Type something Go type a painting I live in beautiful, downtown, Tacoma...

2017-08-11: Majid likes alpacas who like coffee Alpacas and coffee I have the good fortune to work...

2017-08-09: Hearty breakfast Breakfast Painted with ProCreate for iPadPro I think I am...

2017-08-07: Post-internet I have given up on reading Gene McHugh’s “Post Internet:...

2017-08-05: Doodling ingenue torch singers on the teevee Portrait study painted with ProCreate for iPad Pro I am...

2017-07-25: New wallpaper: Work Coffee Work Work, coffee, work Digital painting created with Procreate for iPad...

2017-07-23: Museum Industrial Complex A while ago I was catching up with an old...

2017-07-16: Underlit Shawna ProCreate for iPad Pro Last Thursday our figure model...

2017-07-10: Ripples A timey-wimey wibbly-wobbly doodle created in Lina for iPad A...

2017-07-09: The art store I’ve been bitten by the minimalist bug. I am trying,...

2017-07-08: Hilltop Acrylic on birch panel 10” × 8” July 8, 2017...

2017-07-07: Paint it red How big is a digital image? Yes.   I have...

2017-07-05: Breakfast and dinner Breakfast ProCreate for iPad Pro When I’m awake, and the...

2017-06-12: Falling off the horse It’s so easy to get distracted. We had a vacation...

2017-04-30: About 25 more to go Portrait of Gigi Procreate for iPad Before the 10,000 hours...

2017-04-28: I prefer the great indoors Human beings have struggled long and hard to create a...

2017-04-26: Monday Study I've been collecting photos to use as reference material for...

2017-04-26: One huevo, please Egg study Painted with ProCreate for iPad Pro Eggs and...

2017-04-23: Color struggles A sketch and a painting created in ProCreate I shared...

2017-04-09: Brussels, mon ami Brussels Sprouts Digital painting created with ProCreate Last week I...

2017-04-05: Dragon Breath “The Invisible Dragon: Essays on Beauty” by Dave Hickey was...

2017-04-02: Check your neck I’m pleased with my progress this Thursday. I didn’t loose...

2017-03-27: She don't use jelly Another small still life for a Sunday afternoon. Painted with...

2017-03-26: Finding the bones first This past Thursday I followed my own advice. I spent...

2017-03-24: A pantry of still-lifes The collective noun for still life paintings should be “pantry”...

2017-03-22: Irrational Judgements I recently finished Irrational Judgments: Eva Hesse, Sol LeWitt, and...

2017-03-20: Monday night with Myrna I found a little time to practice drawing tonight. I...

2017-03-19: Scrunch mouth On the left is the original, incorrect mouth. Too small....

2017-03-15: Constructivist inspired wallpaper Constructivist wallpaper, made with ProCreate I was thinking about Constructivist...

2017-03-12: Motel 6 <img src=”http://abouthalf.micro.blog/uploads/2018/0304f1da23.jpg” alt=” Acrylic on canvas panel. 8” × 8”...

2017-03-08: Swap Well that's no good. When I got back into painting...

2017-03-05: Get up, stand up Continuing practice, showing improvement. Profile of our model, Matt Digital...

2017-02-26: Adobe Draw Avocados [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2048.0”] Adobe Draw - the premier avocado...

2017-02-22: Tracer’s Guilt [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2500.0”] N. Ruston Way Digital image, ProCreate...

2017-02-14: Le Donut [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1871.0”]<img src=”http://abouthalf.micro.blog/uploads/2018/5ff10a908c.jpg” alt=” Acrylic on canvas. 8”...

2017-02-12: A progression of noggins [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1508.0”] Three attempts at portraits, with steady...

2017-02-05: Now you’re drawing with algorithms [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2500.0”] Putting my work to good use,...

2017-02-01: Bodegón [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2500.0”] Bodegón or Still Life with Pottery...

2017-01-29: South Tacoma Way [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”1490.0”]<img src=”http://abouthalf.micro.blog/uploads/2018/5b6420cd5e.jpg” alt=” South Tacoma Way 8”...

2017-01-24: 3 habits for a better-dressed gentleman I picked up the following habits from growing up down...

2017-01-21: Work practices [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2500.0”] Ready to work? [/caption] I'm trying...

2017-01-16: Open studio I found a small studio in Tacoma that hosts an...

2016-12-05: Simpson Tacoma Kraft [caption id=”” align=”alignnone” width=”2259.0”]<img src=”http://abouthalf.micro.blog/uploads/2018/fc9a34e017.jpg” alt=” Simpson Tacoma Craft Paper...

2016-11-27: Posterity If you make real things that are flat, drawings and...

2016-11-23: Art machine My day job has me commuting by train 2 hours...

2016-11-13: Commencement Bay Commencement Bay Nov, 2016 Acrylic on Canvas Tacoma is gritty....

2016-10-30: Slow Instagrams with color copy transfers While working on a detailed painting for a while it...

2016-10-30: The center of the earth is full of ghosts  <h2 id="important-new-new-directions-in-ghost-studies">Important new new directions in ghost studies</h2><p>Ladies and gentlemen,...

2016-10-15: The room in Mexico <img src=”http://abouthalf.micro.blog/uploads/2018/57ef71a9b8.jpg” alt=” “Guest Room” 8” ✕ 10” Acrylic on...

2016-04-30: 7 Small Paintings Inspiration I hadn’t touched a painting for years. My wife...

2016-03-14: Crazy walls for business <h1 class="text-align-center">Crazy Walls For Business™</h1><h2 class="text-align-center">Everyone knows bigger is better.Plan...

2016-02-14: Let's have a drink But not just any drink – the best drink. Let’s...

2016-01-11: Greetings from the great indoors...  <h1 class="text-align-center">On your next vacation, consider staying in.</h1>  <img src="http://abouthalf.micro.blog/uploads/2018/b7e782303c.jpg"...