December 16, 2017

I had the pleasure of working on an editorial piece for Stanford Medical magazine.  The article is about a surgeon who created a way to use a patient's own tissue to repair an aortic valve.  It was my task to educate readers about the general anatomy of the heart and w...

December 16, 2017

My relative Jonathan - a talented and enterprising young man filled with curiosity has been diving into one of his new crafts: Blade Smithing.  I saw his latest creations and offered him a craftsman's trade: a knife for a painting.  He presented me this beautiful blade...

December 13, 2017

A recent personal work created with pastel and acrylic.  I like to take my figure-drawing sketches from live model sessions and expand upon them with my imagination.  This man was in a relaxed position and I imagined him enjoying warm morning sun on his patio.  Althoug...

December 13, 2017

Latest work from my Our Sleeping Children series.  I was moved by the love story of a young woman I met while living in Israel.  She is Dutch by birth and while living in Israel had fallen in love with an Eritrean refugee.  Their love, faith and persistence enabled the...

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