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Upside Down Tears

This is a large shallow bowl/plate created using a smooth, durable stonewear clay. It measures approx. 10 inches wide, is safe for food use and dishwasher safe. Very durable glazes and gloss over glaze used. I found this image online … Continue reading

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Beneath an Orange Sky

This was created using an old book, lots of glue, a little pottery clay and paint. I used a router to dig the square hole in the book about halfway through the thickness, then painted the sunset. The figure is … Continue reading

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Wood Carvings for the First Time Ever

I was commissioned to design and create 5 signs for a horse barn, depicting each horse’s name. I was given total creative freedom where I could choose to paint, carve or even use pottery. I chose to carve the names … Continue reading

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Rustic Pitchers

From bowls to pitchers. I like the rustic look and feel of these. I made these from the same¬†recycled clay mixture as the bowls: Amaco White Art Clay #25 & remnants from friends. It has a high grog & a … Continue reading

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Hand Coiled Bowl Set

My wife challenged me to make a bowl set. Something useful but fun, she said. These are the results! Made from a recycled clay mixture: Amaco White Art Clay #25 & remnants from friends. It has a high grog & … Continue reading

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Black Jacket Symphony pen and ink #1

June 8th, 2011 Pen and Ink 9×12Black Jacket SymphonyAllen BarlowI found this photo on a friends Facebook page and did this ink drawing based on that photo. It started as a more “loose” pen and ink drawing, but the more … Continue reading

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Started back pen and ink portraits

I use to do hundreds of pen and ink portraits during the 1990’s and on into about 2003. Over that time, I bet I drew and sold over 500, no lie! My files are crammed with photocopies of most of … Continue reading

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Raku Pitcher

Ok….it’s been a while since I’ve uploaded anything to this site. First, yes, I’m still painting. Lots of painting lately actually. I have a couple of shows coming up and lots are in the works. Only 3 currently finished and … Continue reading

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Raku Vase

Raku Vase #1. Completed during a Raku workshop sponsored by the Kentuck Museum in Northport, Alabama. This was the 1st piece removed from the kiln. This is now something I’m going to start doing at home!!!! I love the results!

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Only 2 Art Shows this year…..

The first show I will be participating in for 2009 will be the Scottsboro Three Art Club “Art in the Park” show, September 6th in Scottsboro, Alabama. I was in this show last year and actually won a “Merit” award. … Continue reading

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