Tag Archives: New York


I have added four more listings on my Etsy shop, come on by and check them out. There’s bound to be something that catches your eye.¬†LensOTheBeholder


Third color added, and clouds too. Gotta have some clouds in the sky.

Blue Skies

Better skyline color. The first two on the left I had the extra blue layer first, and didn’t with the third one. Definitely very different from three, even with the layer of lighter blue on top. Might have to give the first two a third layer of light blue, and a second to number three […]


Work on my collage/triptych is underway, Home Sweet Home.  


I’ve started work on a triptych collage/painting. I’m equal parts Brit, Noo Yawker, and Miamian. I’ve lived in London and New York for some time over the years, and here in Miami since 1987. There’s a running theme going through all three places, and that is that I am Colombian, and there is a large […]

Beats, Rhymes, and drawings. 

Saddened by the news of Phife Dawg’s death yesterday. Brought back some memories of the first few times I heard them on the radio waaaaay back in the early 90’s, with him name checking Don Knotts from the sitcom Three’s Company Mr. Furley, hilarious. “Hair is crazy curly, flip like Mr. Furley. To this day […]

Shimmy Shimmy Yah

Shimmy shimmy yah, gimme a pencil so I can draw with the quickness. ODB with a mouthful of Wu, pencil 9×12.   

In memoriam.

In remembrance of 9/11, 14 years already.    

Turpenoid time

It took almost two months after moving in to the apartment with my girlfriend, that I finally got the office/art workspace room all sorted out the way I wanted. Secondly, I was in need of a new easel to paint, luckily a good friend of mine told me about Pearl’s going out of business sale. […]

Root Down

May 4th, 2012. Where were you, and what were you doing when the death of Adam Yauch was announced on the news? I was in New York, riding on a bus from the airport with my girlfriend and grandmother back to the apartment. I was checking up on some scores from the NBA games that […]