James Drake in his studio. Some of the artwork on the walls will be in his upcoming show at the New Mexico Museum of Art. James is represented by Dwight Hackett projects, Santa Fe and Moody Gallery, Houston. You can see more of his work at jamesdrake.net.
Russell Thurston creates beautiful images using wax and pigments, encaustic painting. I think it was the first time I ever saw anyone paint with a soldering iron. You can see more of Russell’s work at www.russellthurston.com.