Various Art Related Work and Projects

In addition to working on new paintings in my studio, I stay busy with a lot of side jobs/projects. Here is some of the art related work that I have assisted with over the years. I have experience with a variety of painting techniques and scale, light construction and computer graphics and web design. :

Painting and Drawing Instructor
2002 – current
I teach private painting and drawing classes for both children and adults, covering basic concepts and techniques as well as more advanced theories and ideas to a variety of ages and levels.

Painting Stretchers/ Stretched Canvas
2002 – current
I make heavy duty painting stretchers and stretch canvases for artists. I have well over 20 years of experience making and stretching canvases. For current rates, look at my stretched canvas page.

Painting Commissions
2002 – current
I work on a variety of painting commissions. Contact me for more information about prices, sizes, and other commissioned work.

Lyric Opera of Kansas City
Kansas City, Missouri
2014 – 2018
Set painter under the direction of Charge Painter Gen Goering. Paints on various productions at the Production Shop in the Crossroads. Below are pictures from the 2016 production of ‘Marriage of Figaro’

Blue Genie Art
Austin, Texas
2004 – 2014
Painter, sculptor, art installer
Worked on a wide variety of commercial painting and sculpture projects, including backdrops for the Trail of Lights, museum pieces for the Pez Museum in Connecticut, and installations in Austin’s Thinkery Museum.

Big Medium (East Austin Studio Tour)
Austin, Texas
2003 – 2014
Helped out on the annual East Austin Studio Tour. Assisted coordination with artists and planning of tour and events. I also worked on the production (proofreading, layout and construction) of the annual bound tour book featuring art and statements from the 300+ artists on each tour.