10-7-19 Well, my pigeons from Iran are not back yet...... but I did finish another Surfing painting for the country of Motu. This one is a distant view of a surfer coming out of a tube......
09-27-19 I went to my 50th high school class reunion last weekend. There I met a classmate Janet whose husband accidentally learned about my paintings. His name is Robby Rudine a.k.a. Dogfish and he does stamp art as well ! He calls his outfit the nation of Tui Tui. Very cool and in fact he [...]
09-11-19 A friend of mine, Peter, is headed to Iran today for a tour. He agreed to take a couple of pigeons and so I worked real hard yesterday and into the night to get 2 done. I met him this morning at his house and he got my ziplock packet. Yahoo !
8-30-19 As promised -- here is a shot of the 4th pigeon. Not sure why the legal stamp was applied upside down ? Perhaps to signal the plight of the polar bears with global warming......
Hi all -- the 4th and final pigeon made it back while I was on vacation. It is of a polar bear. Will post an image soon.
8-6-19 I painted an extra pigeon for Maureen's flights to Greenland which did not go. I don't like to burden people with too many pigeons : ) Here it is--- The Neqajaq is a famous powerful barrier wind that blows parallel to the coastline in Greenland. This view is how I imagine icebergs look [...]
08-05-19 Very happy to report the first pigeon from Maureen's flights to Greenland has made it back home.....this one mailed on the way in Nova Scotia. I love the Canadian stamp she chose and the rain lilke drops of the cancellation. Its a King Eider Duck.. Yahoo !
8-1-19 Received word over the last few days that Maureen has mailed 2 of the 4 pigeons. One from Nova Scotia and one from an island off of Newfoundland. Yahoo ! Time to start watching the mailbox......
7-12-19 I finished 4 pigeons for Greenland. My friend's wife Maureen will be flying her own plane there and back. She will be waiting a weather window but its looking like Sunday for takeoff now.....I expect she will be posting them in about a week and I can start "scanning the skies" : )
7-6-19 Well exciting news -- a friend of mine's wife, Maureen, is flying her private plane to Greenland in a few days. I think she may be willing to take some pigeons on board and so I have been working hard to get some ready. I was surprised last night to see how many colors [...]