If the one I’ve waited for 
came now, what should I do? 
This morning’s garden filled with snow 
is far too lovely 
for footsteps to mar.
-Izumi Shikibu 
Morning drawing, 5x8”’ ink

If the one I’ve waited for
came now, what should I do?
This morning’s garden filled with snow
is far too lovely
for footsteps to mar.
-Izumi Shikibu
Morning drawing, 5x8”’ ink

Today’s jar12”, green clay

Today’s jar12”, green clay

Drawing of a covered jar, sketch for today’s work in the clay studio 11x14” conte pastel

Drawing of a covered jar, sketch for today’s work in the clay studio 11x14” conte pastel

“The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.” 
― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
Pastel, conte, 11x14”

“The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.”
― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
Pastel, conte, 11x14”

Sketch book, reading Keat’s letters, playing with ideas for covered jars

Sketch book, reading Keat’s letters, playing with ideas for covered jars

“Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?” 
― John Keats, Letters of John Keats
Pastel, conte, 11x14”

“Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?”
― John Keats, Letters of John Keats
Pastel, conte, 11x14”

Pottery, covered jar, 14” greenware, today’s work

Pottery, covered jar, 14” greenware, today’s work