Andaz Series 1

Andaz Series 1

This summer the new Andaz Maui at Wailea resort commissioned 12 pieces from me to go in their Executive Offices. This was an exciting opportunity for me – the first time actually that I was able to implement an idea I have had for some time: to create art that...
Hana Series

Hana Series

Earlier this year (June 2012) Roxanne and I drove to Hana on the Eastern side of Maui. Hana is like stepping back in time to a more authentic Hawaii. The Hana Highway winds around some 600+ hairpin curves along the fifty mile distance from our home in Haiku. Friends...
Pua Umeke Series

Pua Umeke Series

Pua Umeke: Flower Bowls What is more Hawaiian than a bowl of flowers on the kitchen table? One day we had our hanai child over visiting, and she went picking plumeria from the yard and filled several our stacking color mixing bowls. The result is positively color...
Keiki Pua Series

Keiki Pua Series

Keiki Pua: Children Flowers Our friend, Stacey Olson, invited myself and Roxanne to visit her 1st grade class (she’s the teacher) and create some kind of artwork with her 24 students that could then be placed in the school’s silent auction. I decided to...
Kāwele Series

Kāwele Series

Kāwele: Towel Living in Hawaii we keep a full stock of beach towels. I actually first experimented with ICM (in camera movement) with a few beach towels hanging over the lanai (deck) wall, drying in the sun. I love the depth of color and shadows they create. Please...
Mea Series

Mea Series

Mea: Objects, Tools “Found objects” have long been a part of “art” but are not my style. I was surprised at the results when I first pointed my lens on things found in my home and in the carport where I paint and do wood-working. Quite ordinary objects reveal amazing...
ʻAwapuhi Series

ʻAwapuhi Series

ʻAwapuhi: Ginger Pink and Red Ginger, known in Hawaii as the ʻAwapuhi flower, grows in many places on the cooler, eastern shores of the islands. It’s dense, wax-like flowers last for many days and are often seen in landscapes and fresh flower arrangements. Photographs...
Holoholo Series

Holoholo Series

Holoholo: Cruising Turns out, I’m an impatient driver… So now my partner, Roxanne, spends most of the time behind the wheel when we’re in the car together. This allows me to capture an entirely different energy than the mea (things) I photograph around the yard and...