Welcome to my
I am an artist of painting and
film. I love both! There are times when I need to go
into nature and make paintings - images created from paint on
canvas that express the way I see the natural world.
And then there are times when I must
make films - moving images, created from light on film, that tell a
story about the human world as I see it.
The two activities are not in conflict;
in fact, they feed off of each other. When I have been
painting for a certain time, and then turn to filmmaking, I find
that the act of painting has enhanced the creative flow for making
films. And vice versa.
I live in Stillwater, Minnesota, an
historic town on the St. Croix River. Almost every day I walk along
the banks of the river. It gives me inspiration for all of my