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Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:37:30 +0000I'll be spending the next few days at the Capricon Science Fiction Convention at the Westin in Wheeling IL and once again I'll be participating in the convention's programming. The highlight for me will be my presentation on Saturday Planet Earth As Art: The View From Space.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:01:50 +0000One of the projects I undertook over the Thanksgiving holidays was to create a new series of abstract algorithmic artworks. The first of these artworks that I've made available on Redbubble and Crated is the piece Euclidean Chaos.
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:53:20 +0000Last month I added four calendars to my Redbubble portfolio. Three of the four calendars involve space in that the source photography for the calendars is from space-based cameras.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 22:36:45 +0000I write this post on my Dell XPS 17 laptop which I purchased in the summer of 2011. It has served as my main computer for everyday tasks and has served me reasonably well except for its failing hardware.
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 21:05:16 +0000My use of social media has always been erratic because it has never been a high priority for me.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 20:08:00 +0000Saturday October 29 I'll be giving my presentation Space Art and the Exploration of Space at the Elmhurst Art Museum in Elmhurst IL.
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 21:08:00 +0000Coastal Cliffs At Sunset is my newest work of digital art - which I completed on the Fourth of July. Stylistically I'm not sure how I would categorize this art.
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 21:31:14 +0000Computational Synthesis is a work of digital art I completed a few days ago that combines elements of algorithmic art and generative art with continual input from the artist. At the time I created this work I had no idea what to title the piece.
Fri, 13 May 2016 15:58:58 +0000Saturday May 14 I will be speaking at an Astronomy Day event being held at Harper College in Palatine IL. The event is sponsored by Northwest Suburban Astronomers and the Harper College Department of Physical Sciences. This astronomy day event will consist of displays, presentations, hands-on activities for kids, and, weather permitting, telescopic observations of the night sky.
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 17:29:03 +0000In my previous blog post, Fresh Brewed Coffee Digital Art, I made mention of the fact that I create my digital art using software of my own design and that for those digital artists interested in pursuing this aspect of digital art creation, there were some alternative tools available.