Sunday, November 30, 2008



My wife and I were talking about watching Bergman films, and she commented on how dark and depressing they are. Made me think of this great clip from Woody Allen's film, "Play it again, Sam."

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Article in the Roanoke Times

Here is an article that the Roanoke Times did on St. Francis Anglican Church and my arrival. In the print edition the article is entitled "Renaissance Man of the Cloth". That's kind of snappy sounding!

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone.

JGA+

Thursday, November 13, 2008

Bare Bones of Nature

Living in south Florida for two years I'd forgotten how much I loved the deadness of winter... particularly when the leaves fall off of the trees. The "bones" of nature are revealed, and the underlying structure of everything, and all of the lines and shapes that form the framework of the trees is laid bare for all to see. It is tremendous inspiration for painting.