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Pencil Boy wins 3rd place

Being a native of York County, I decided to enter the York Art Association 43rd Annual Open Juried Exhibit; Oct. 6 – Nov. 2. The Pencil Boy group was accepted and I was just notified today that I was awarded 3rd place ($300) in the show. It is nice to get the positive affirmation on the work every so often.

Serenity Shelf Progress

About 150 hours of work have been logged in the making of this piece to this point. About another 75 hours will be added to complete this. (Now, eight months later, and already 90 additional hours were put into the 8th tenet: Trusting Surrender, which is needs to be placed in the correct shelf, the 8th of 9.)