I paint about my world: my thoughts, my
feelings, books and magazines I read, people I
meet, things I walk by and see. I am interested in
perception and perspective, alteration and
adjustment, shifts in context and size and their
effects on my reality.

What I perceive is often subject to the limitations
and distortions of my inherited and conditioned
nature. But I am living in an amazing time in
which I have opportunities to experience my own
evolution. I can transcend my biases and expand
my awareness. I have the choice to become:
more conscious, more powerful, more grateful
for this gift of life. This is what my work is about.

I am inspired by humor. It is an integral part of
my personality. E. E. Cummings must have
understood this when he said, "The most wasted
of all days is one without laughter." I intend to
not waste your days!

My seemingly simplistic paintings are hybrids:
conceptually complex, visually expressionistic
and abstract. They are often playful.
Paradoxically, I am serious about everything I