Artist Statement

My greatest art interest is photography; with travel photos and abstract interpretations of the
areas I am experiencing being of equal importance to me. As an avid sailor and with great
fondness for simply messing about on boats I have spent a good bit of time at marinas recently.
I have been looking at the abstracts created by natural forces working against the man made:
for example, the salt of the bay against the paint and metal of the boat.
Travel provides opportunities for me to capture the many worlds on which we live: the natural
world, the ancient world, the tourist’s world, the diverse world of many cultures, the abstract
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