Portland’s pride, the historic Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. Women in the 1920’s coming out of the box-seats at intermission. This is a very old piece I completed a number of years ago . . . sold Advertisements
This is my portrait of Billie Holiday. It took 3 weeks to finish. Portraits are hard. The woman in the picture is pretty but might not look like Holiday but I portrayed her sadness . . .
I remember . . . “I was living in the northern island “Hokkaido” until 3. It is the snowy country. My brothers went to the wood cut up the cedar, tried to decorate the tree like a Christmas tree. We knew very little about Christmas then. We put cotton and saved silver paper found in…