Meet Rooster Blowhard!
Rooster Blowhard has quite a time in the new book, "Mr. Floppysocks is Loved", on sale now at A free preview copy of the book is available by pressing the "Mr. Floppysocks is Loved" page bar at the top of this home page.
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Mr. Floppysocks is Happy - a very good read

The oil painting of Central Park has been abandoned for the time being. Even though it is a very good beginning, I forgot what I was doing and couldn&...

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Book Coming – Brains Going


Here is a photo of a 10″x 6″ bottom portion detail of a 48″x36″ painting. This painting has to dry awhile before I can progres...

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The Horror in Love

Sunflower Field - 14"x18" - Oil

Some people ask you if you use projectors to do your work. No, I do not, although I did years ago when I had small children to speed things up some, b...

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How Did You Do That Painting?

Even Henny Hen wondered why Mr. Floppysocks kept a bedraggled beard on his face.

When you are a landscape painter, usually your resources are right in front of you. You can see the sky, the land, the animals… you can record the i...

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Researching for an Art Work

Over the Hill - 24"x18" - Mixed Media

Usually when I’m not sure where I’m at, or where I’m going, or just in a very stopped place artistically, I turn to mixed medias to ...

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Mixed Media, Mixed Emotions


Although one of these portraits came from a resource not my own (the girl in the white blouse was painted from a photograph taken by her father, who a...

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Beautiful Girls


The view from Turkey Creek Rd. outside of Gila NM is stunning. The Gila River is a wonder wherever she flows, but this view is one of my favorites. Th...

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Beauty All Around