ArtCollage Liz and Dick the Movie Star Series

The Movie Star Series

I love black and white photos of the grand old movie stars. Rock Hudson mastering and mustering the hero icon on the 1950s, even as he was forced to deceive the truth of who he really loved because the world wasn’t ready. I love black and white stills from movies of despair passion and lust.…

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Deleting Instagram with So Much Joy

I deleted my Instagram account yesterday and breathed a sigh of relief. It was not a rapid decision. I mulled it. I loved popping on to IG to see what other artists were posting- there was so much brilliant work out there. It seemed each person on IG followed the rules to build a community…

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Self Taught

When I was 40 I picked up a paintbrush for the first time since I was 15. I never put it back down but neither did I cease being a trademark attorney. I painted and taught myself about art before and after work. I wanted to understand what was ART? I went to gallery shows…


My Story of the Corner of the Tectiforms

On one of the walls of the prehistoric cave El Castillo located in the province of Cantabria in northern Spain are 7 distinctly painted tectiforms: misshapen rectangles some, inset with another rectangle that is lined.  There are two other vague ones floating horizontally on the lower right and then one more vertical one, barely visible,…


Lerma Burgos and Clint Eastwood

  I fell in love with Spain for zillions of reasons, not the least of which was I was on vacation so the rules of daily life were suspended. And with vacation comes discovery and adventure and plans that go awry and our day in Burgos had a wonderful little bit of all that. Burgos…