Looking Up for Inspiration

I have been a lithographer for many years, focusing on images of man’s relationship to his environment. This is a vast subject as you can imagine, and artists have been grappling with it for centuries. There is a massive quantity of ideas on this subject in my head and every once in a while, something […]

Cold is a Novelty

I have a friend in Norway. I met him on an excursion to Spain. We both wanted to bask in the sun on the Costa del Sol and dip our toes in the warm water. We took a train to Granada. It didn’t hurt that we both wanted to see authentic flamenco dancing and eat […]

Home for a Bit

Type 2 diabetes is a serious disease, but it is a far cry from Type 1 which can be a real killer if it is way out of control. People with it have to take injections of insulin. Most Type 2 do not. I learned this when I returned home for a visit and found […]

A New Inspiration

As a lithographer looking for interesting subjects, the world is my oyster although I have chosen to encircle a particular area in the far east. All you need is an artist’s eye and the right location. For me it is Taipei, the land in which I was born. A big undertaking for me is my […]

Expanding My Portfolio

It is not surprising that a person who loves adventure and travel would enjoy learning new things from time to time. I am never opposed to expanding my skills beyond my printmaking techniques. They have always been a priority concern. There is so much out there and every encounter can be an exciting challenge. As […]

Mending Fences

I have everything in my studio that I need to make prints. I am by trade a fine art lithographer. I have invested a lot of money in inks, paper, and presses. I want to safeguard my wares from vandalism and theft. I have had some minor break-ins in the past and therefore I must […]

Practice Makes You Better

Soccer is a preferred game worldwide. Fan mania extends to every corner of the globe as far as Taipei. I can attest to this fact. I have been studying and practicing techniques myself for some time. At its best, the sport is an art form that requires certain drills. Coaches and players differ as to […]

PO-Chich Gets Inspired.

In my travels around Europe, I have spoken with many people who are concerned about the pollution of the planet. It is a global problem now and each nation must face its own challenges. I was born in Taipei, the capital city of Taiwan. We have undergone three decades of industrial expansion in Taiwan so […]