Not yet

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......  

By |2019-10-07T17:21:10-07:00October 7th, 2019|Blog|

A classmate’s husband

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 [...]

By |2019-10-01T08:18:22-07:00September 27th, 2019|Blog|

Paintings to Iran

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 !

By |2019-09-11T18:15:57-07:00September 11th, 2019|Blog|

Polar Bear

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......

By |2019-08-30T21:41:54-07:00August 30th, 2019|Blog|

Greenland Pigeon

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.

By |2019-08-29T16:29:47-07:00August 29th, 2019|Blog|

The pigeon that didn’t go…..

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 [...]

By |2019-08-06T14:40:24-07:00August 6th, 2019|Blog|

First pigeon from the Greenland trip makes it in

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 !

By |2019-08-05T19:18:01-07:00August 5th, 2019|Blog|

Two pigeons flying : )

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......

By |2019-08-01T09:15:27-07:00August 1st, 2019|Blog|

Takeoff coming up

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"  : )

By |2019-07-12T16:38:24-07:00July 12th, 2019|Blog|

Greenland

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 [...]

By |2019-07-06T21:08:26-07:00July 6th, 2019|Blog|