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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation artist
Location Arlington, Virginia, United States
Introduction I am a fine artist who works "en plein air" in pastel and oil. I am a signature member of the Pastel Society of America and the Maryland Pastel Society. Additionally, I'm an elected member of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters and member of the Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Painters, Audubon Artists, Allied Artists, and more.
Interests Art, Plein Air, Pastels, Oil, Music, Museums, Reading, Hiking, Traveling, Painting, Drawing, Computers, Art Openings, cooking, coffee
Favorite Movies For me, movies are a form of escapism and I don't usually rank them by favorite.
Favorite Music Cecilia Bartoli, Opera, Classical, LeAnn Rimes, P!nk, José Cura, Górecki, Pärt, Liszt, Ella Fitzgerald, Elton John, Jessye Norman, Sugarland
Favorite Books The Undressed Art: Why We Draw, Strapless, Wuthering Heights, Capturing Light & Color with Pastel, Hermann Hesse, Three Cups of Tea, Lonesome Dove

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Flexibility allows one to more easily adapt to changes and drop old baggage rather than expand with every new experience.