Category Archives: elephant

Orlando and Empathy in Elephants

Gun-toting maniacs are out of control but the problem is not ISIL or guns or Muslims or homophobes. The world is rife with narcissism. We are surrounded by haters. We have to make hatred not cool. Unfortunately, hatred has become … Continue reading

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The Big Topple

It’s hard to imagine a circus without elephants, but let’s hope that is the direction we’re going, now that Ringling has announced its intent to retire its herd of pachyderms. I’ve heard both arguments on the cause of elephants in … Continue reading

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Horse and Sleight

I am eagerly anticipating the arrival of more slates!  Just last year I started doing more slate paintings and am going full throttle now.  One of the challenges lies in the inherent grain of the slate. This has been especially interesting … Continue reading

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Today’s Project – Elephants

Wouldn’t it be nice if all families cared for and honored each other like this? “Family Columns” a pastel on charcoal paper, about 9×12″. I wanted to show the bond between a baby elephant and the adults in the group. … Continue reading

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