Welcome!

After some 25 years on Madison Avenue, I’m finally re-discovering my first love – painting. I was a fine arts major at R.I.T., and moved to NYC in 1978. I soon married, raised a family and began looking for work as an illustrator. I found work drawing storyboards for TV commercials. Eventually, I was promoted to Creative Director at a large NY ad agency. I moved to California in 2006, and ended my advertising career in 2011.

I’m now in Cambria, CA with my wife Cheryl. I paint in oils, and greatly appreciate the work of Edward Hopper, Eduard Manet and John Singer Sargent.

Thanks for visiting!

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