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Summer Spectacular Artwalk
Summers in the desert can be . . . well . . . hot. But the evenings cool down and color lights the sky.
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Painting Series - Pushing Back the Dark
This is the 3rd is a continuing series of works. Below is the prose I wrote to go with them.
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Quiet Amid the Bustle
This time of year we all seem to be even more harried than usual. I felt compelled to make a painting focused on calming moments - most likely as an antidote - but to inspire stillness as well.
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Come Celebrate 40 Years of the Scottsdale Artwalk
Thursday, October 23rd marks the 40th Anniversary of the Scottsdale Artwalk - the longest running continuous Artwalk in the country!
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Gratitude - Miniature Oil Series
"Gratitude" is one of the newest miniature oil paintings now available at my namesake gallery, Carstens Fine Art, in Scottsdale, AZ.
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The Camel's Head
Today I am sincerely grateful for little things and great ones.
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Pushing Back the Dark
I had not realized it has been so long since I posting here. My New Year's resolution had something to do with aiming to be more consistent to posting here and on FB.
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