Happy Father’s Day to all the great dad’s out there, especially my own. You are a tremendous gift to your children, so be certain to savor all the moments you can.
I’m always thankful for the bravery and sacrifice of the soldiers who gave so much. It is with deep respect that I draw such images. Godspeed to all our military.
I had been itching to do a new cowboy-themed piece when this idea came to mind. I think I was channeling “Yosemite Sam” for this work. Like many people, I’m not a fan of the scorpion so I was using the humor of “overkill” to make it work. However, I met a gentleman in St. George, UT, where this piece debuted, who had a different interpretation of my art. This gentleman did like scorpions and viewed himself as the scorpion and the other characters as those who are trying to “keep him down”. I thought it was a lovely and …
The Gekkards have declared April 8th the official “Lick Someone you Love” day. Or, you can also lick someone you dislike. The Gekkards guarantee it will annoy them.
This idea had been in my sketchbook for about a year now. My son is a big lego fan, like many 8 year old boys and he helped inspire this painting. I’m always so impressed with how diligently he will work on a new Lego set until it is complete. However, once he puts a set together, he rarely plays with it after that. Now all he wants is the challenge of assembling the next Lego set. Well played Lego, well played. When I was a child, I spent hours each day building Lego structures, tearing them apart, then building …