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.
Mr. Floppysocks is Loved Now Available
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"The Empty Nester" close up. Oil.

When you spend 20 years surrounded by your children and their lives, the closeness, when they leave – it is a tremendous vacuum. It is a wonderf...

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Empty Nester


A main character in the book “Mr. Floppysocks is Loved”, is Rooster Blowhard, a cocky boy, strutting his stuff. His appearance was based o...

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A Family Pet

"Branding On the Moon" - 48" x 60" - Oil

After round up, and roping, the flankers and heelers work hard, holding the calf down while the crew gets to work notching, branding, castrating, vacc...

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Branding On the Moon

The Work - 14"x18" - Oil

Cowboys on horses rope the calves, bringing them to the men on the ground. They catch and immobilize the calves, making it easier for the others to va...

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A Little About Flanking

Where'd He Go? - 36"x36" - Oil

The skill of the roper is vital to an efficient work day. This man’s hands are so capable, the ropes dance in his hands. This painting was named...

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Where’d He Go?