#6 Willie Thomas
With the posting of this portrait and profile of Willie Thomas, I am six months into this project. I think it is a two year project so I am now... Read more
#5 - Nancy King
Here is the link to the latest posting which is about Portland, Oregon and the marvelous jazz singer Nancy King.
As always, please let me know what you think.
#4 - Marti Giovan
Above is a link to a portrait and profile of the poet Marti Giovan.
My pace for developing the profiles for the blog seems to be consistently about one... Read more
Posting #3: Sandy Swan
Sandy is a wonderful artist who spends winters on Block Island. She works mainly in woodcuts.
More and more, it feels like a privilege to be doing this project. I... Read more
Here is the second posting to the blog, a profile of the Rhode Island poet Chris Waters. As always, I welcome your comments.
(I can't get photos to load... Read more
Up And Running!!!
I just put up the first portrait/profile on Portrait of the Artist as an Old Man - Part 2. The subject is Troy West who is an architect, sculptor, and... Read more
I created the blog for Portriat of the Artist as an Old Man - Part 2
I created the blog for Portrait of the Artist as an Old Man - Part 2. There are no posts yet, but you can see what the blog looks like.... Read more
Here is a link to a profile I wrote of the Honduran Artist Cruz Bermudez:
I wanted to share it to give you a sense of the kind of... Read more
Thanks for helping make this project a reality!
I am very excited to have the opportunity to pursue this project. Thanks to all of you. You can expect at least monthly updates.
I just returned from a trip... Read more
More than money!
I published my project, Portrait of the Artist as an Old Man, on Kickstarter because I think it is a great model and I wanted to experiment with using the... Read more
Thanks for your support!
I want to use this update to share a portrait in process and to tell you about another project I am working on.
I am coordinating a collaborative exhibition by... Read more
Thanks for your support!!!
I appreciate all the pledges that are coming in!
I hope you will continue to support this project by passing it on to friends who might find it interesting.
Here... Read more
Background for the Project
Portraiture and self-portraiture have always been a major focus of my art making.
I love the challenge of creating an image that achieves a physical likeness, has psychological resonance, and... Read more
The project went live yesterday and in less than twenty-four hours I have received eight pledges. That seems pretty good to me, but of course I don't have anything to... Read more