pastel steel: an unfinished project of mine


little spectral planet
Spectral Planet

Click world to spin.
A gift to my wife, this globe’s masking/frisket work is
probably my most fanatically detailed. Only a few smaller islands and low coastal areas are under the spectral seas.



MusicaBackstage the trumpet section waits for the right moment to step out onto the balcony to play the fanfare announcing the beginning of the evening Mid-Summers Musicale, which is presented annually by Banda Italiana di Marin at St Vincents School for Boys north of San Rafael, Marin County, CA.
Founded by Marshall Johnson (center) in 2002, the 25 member wind band plays mostly Italian opera music transcribed for wind ensemble, with instrumental soloists. The band played nine consecutive years at 
the YouthinArts’ Italian Street Painting Festival in downtown San Rafael. To read more about the band and to see more pictures, link to