Twice a day, the sea takes back the sand. And twice a day the sea slides out again. 🌊
After three years of raking beaches, today I learned to wait for this precious moment. 🐌
My hope is that the imagery I create by collaborating with nature can bring you a moment of peace amidst these trying times🌷
series I will be sharing photos and thoughts about my creative process making "land art". I've spent 25 years pulling on a hooded 4/3 wetsuit to surf slop because I love the ocean. When I discovered I can make artwork on the beach it was a turning point in my career as an artist. The limited time between the tides makes focus and mindfulness the true goal of each work. There is no plan, I react in the moment as the work develops and let things happen! Waves are energy moving through the salt water, across thousands of miles, and what I create is imagery of the energy moving through me. I feel so fortunate to do this and share it with you guys! Enjoy. Fort Bragg, CA.
These final few days on this wall I've been wearing the mask all day, 40 feet up on my lift, looking across the bay as the SF skyline disappears repeatedly in orange smoke. My moms house still stands near Sonoma square, but she and her partner have been staying with us for the last three nights, waking each day to news of devastion. Smoke blankets us, breathing it now still brings on tears. So many people here have lost homes and more importantly communities that take generations to build. Mother Nature will always have the last word, and she seems angry right now. As always I hope my work can bring a little peace to an otherwise tough time for my
Hey guys, I am doing a big sand piece today on ocean beach, south of Sloat ave, on great highway right before the highway veers away from the ocean towards lake merced. KTVU Fox news will be filming for an upcoming segment! I will be working on the piece from 2:30-5:30.. Come by!
with my beautiful lady! @daniele_rocha mural by @pichiavo I'm live painting in the gallery come say hi 😎💚⚡️🌷🐬
Print release! "Deeper" ..one of my favorite paintings this year, produced by @sugarpressart ⚡️ Archival pigment print on bamboo paper, 16x20" signed and numbered edition of 25, with Sugar Press chop mark. Available this weekend at @kaaboodelmar 😎
alongside some amazing artists from 12-6 come through! 🍺🌴🖤
Been missing my best friend who passed away recently. Talach the boxer was with me 14 years! This is the last mural I painted, thinking about the cycle of life. I'm excited to get back to work, travel, and the friends I have missed lately. Thanks for your support! 🐶😇
@nashvillewallsproject 2017. One of my all time favorite painting experiences! ..alongside @jasonwoodside❤️ with help from @zidekahedron 🙌🙌 and @deadbanana 🍻