||Pearls from artists* # 418
||Q: Do you have a favorite among your thousands of travel photographs from around the world?
||Pearls from artists* # 396
||Q: Do you have any favorites among the Mexican and Guatemalan folk art figures that you depict in your work?
||Pearls from artists* # 165
||Q: Would you talk about your use of Mexican and Guatemalan folk art as a convenient way to study formal properties such as color, shape, pattern, composition, etc. in your pastel paintings?
||Q: In light of the realities you discussed last week (see blog post of Aug. 24), what keeps you motivated to make art?
||Q: Why do you need to use a photograph as a reference source to make a pastel painting?