Deciding When My Painting Is Done, Part 1 – Speaking to Myself (smiles)

Way back in the early 80s I restarted painting (after playing around with art in my late teens / early 20s (late 60s, early 70s), I mainly created abstracts and back then I would have declared this work finished before I’d added the bird. I persisted in that way, despite a supervisor I worked under […]

My 1st Art Work of 2019 – Surfing the Light, Palette Knife Painting

Jan 04, 2019 Palette knife painting is quickly regaining my appreciation for the type of art I can create. I first tried palette knives back in the early 80s and find a new level of pleasure returning to it! I should add, an important difference for me now vs the early 80s – besides several […]

Mount Mansfield, My Favorite Sunrise Photo Shoot Series of 2018 – Image Two

Dec 27, 2018 Second in my early September Mount Mansfield sunrise images from the same morning and location, I can clearly see the changes beginning to occur! Though the upper sky is slightly darker and the land below still remains in darkness, the light between those two layers is brighter. This, I began to learn […]

New palette knife painting, Birds and Sailboat in Paradise, by Adan 😊

Dec 22, 2018 New palette knife painting, Bird and Sailboat in Paradise 😊 Water soluble oil, marble dust, water mixable oil medium, 12×16 inches on stretched canvas, palette knife rendition. For creative impetus info for this image, full res samples, prints, and gifts (yoga mats etc), please visit my Fine Art America (FAA) link noted […]

Spotted Treasure – My New Butterfly Photo at Fine Art America

December 10, 2018 Spotted Treasure, an action or an object? Check out the full res sample at Fine Art America, follow the links to my Butterfly / Birds Collection of images – And discover more of my photography and art from Costa Rica to Paris, Texas to Vermont (smiles)…. Thanks so much for stopping by […]

Recently Sold by Felipe Adan Lerma at Fine Art America Plus New Work

Below is the text of my short Fine Art America (FAA) newsletter I sent out recently, so this is a reblogged of sorts 🙂 If you would like to subscribe to my newsletter at FAA (sent out once or twice a month at most), please sign up at – https://fineartamerica.com/subscribememberemaillist.html?memberidtype=artistid&memberid=459979 . Each of my images at FAA […]

It’s Been a Long Night of Hate, and Dawn Has Just Begun to Break

It’s Been a Long Night of Hate, and Dawn Has Just Begun to Break Image on left: Cover: One Night in the Hill Country Thriller novella, set in Texas. Immigrant and illegal children caught in a mad man’s plan to stop child abuse. Featuring former police officer Samantha (Sam) Lacroix. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00MXGMN68 *** “a beginner’s view: […]

New Signed Gift Images – Texas Hill Country and Pansies

New Signed Gift Images – Texas Hill Country and Pansies Pictured Left : “Pansies” Also available: three other Texas (Austin, San Antonio) signed photo gifts, complimenting my Texas Shorts short stories. On the Amazon marketplace. *** “the intent of this blog is to incrementally build a body of thought that works toward integrating various topics, […]

Gifts from Texas – Original Signed Photos, Matted Mounted 8 x 10s

Gifts from Texas – Original Signed Photos, Matted Mounted 8 x 10s. Pictured Left : “Sunset Austin Texas Lady Bird Lake” One of three Texas (Austin, San Antonio) signed photo gifts, complimenting my Texas Shorts short stories. On the Amazon marketplace. *** “the intent of this blog is to incrementally build a body of thought that […]

The Old American Artist, a Love Story

*** Pictured Left, “The Old American Artist, a Love Story” – First of Series A romance and an artist’s story, how could it not be a love story? 😉 Also now being priced at FREE at participating outlets.  Please see link above. *** Pictured Right, Second in series, “Rosetta” now available! *** “a beginner’s view: […]