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Duprasses

The imaginary term "Duprass" was first coined by Kurt Vonnegut in his book Cat's Cradle. The word became part of our vocabulary (and our life) since reading the book so many years ago. Lately, it has inspired the "Duprass" series of paintings and drawings.To us,...

Small Works

John says: Many of the small works I paint are no more than paint tests.  Cindy cuts them out and mats them and makes them art."Skipping School""I've Got You""The Grouper" Cindy Says: He paints ‘em, I pick ‘em. 😊 (for the most part HA). Click on photo to enlarge...

Layering and Masking – Three Watercolors

John says: These three paintings represent a technique I've been playing with for about 2 years now. The technique involves masking off areas, applying a wash and repeating as necessary. The number of layers determines how detailed it can become. More layers provide...

A Few Abstracts

This group of abstracts are geometrics. "Flat Earth Proof" is about tangents. "Nautilus" and "Out to Sea" are based on the Golden Ratio.  "Flat Earth Proof"John says: In Geometric paintings I like to design in pencil and then 'dam off' areas using thick masking...