• Agave Spikes
  • Agave Country
  • The Dressers
  • Desert Odd Couple
  • Lounge Among Chuparosa
  • Evening Under Old Chollas
  • Allure of Gender


Our Last Supper

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Perhaps, with all the genetic manipulation that’s possible now, it would not take much tweaking to produce tasty scorpions the size of lobsters. Why not? Think of all the succulent white meat that... READ MORE

Love Beads

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One thing more beautiful than a Gila Lizard is a Gila Lizard on her wedding day!  (A creature this lovely should never be called a “monster”!) In a veil of snakeskin organza and... READ MORE

Pondering the Pronghorn

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A Pronghorn Antelope stands motionless while a Vermilion Flycatcher and a ground squirrel embellish him with grassland flora. Their project is “in progress”, but I wanted to paint them before they finished. Depicting... READ MORE

The Juan I Love

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…is Mexican artist Juan Soriano (1920-2006). Wonderful paintings and sculpture! And such a beautiful face–gracefully curved lips, magnificent Mayan nose. READ MORE