New Christian Art

My new art series ~ “Faith” This is an oil painting on canvas called “Kitchen Devotions”. I have a new camera!!! My videos look much better now. Please watch, only a few seconds of your time – worth it, I promise! NEW! Art prints available for any of the art you see on this site […]

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Tri-con Day 2

A lot of great costumes today! Cosplayers were creative. Quailman from the cartoon Doug Doctor Who scene – I was dazzled by the “Cassandra” (the floating face) prop I really liked this costume – she said it was her own original creation. A mythical deer creature? So pretty! Doesn’t she look like she’s ready to […]

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Tri-Con 2016

Tri-Con at Holiday Inn, Evansville, Indiana Here we are, bright and early! (Well, it’s too early to be “bright”) That’s me in the red coat (left) with my daughter Cassandra. Cassandra, ready to pitch her KiLA iLO comic and Dramatic Mom (the comic we collaborate on – she’s the artist, I write the stories). I’m […]

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Why Indie?

August and September are a hazy memory. I was lost in the production of Fred, an interactive and funny book featuring my oil paintings. Fred is my life story summarized in a 40 page children’s book, told in my own style, illustrated by my art, and brought to life by multimedia. I love being an […]

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Ink and Iron Fest 2016

What a gloriously sunny August day! Today was Ink and Iron Fest, a benefit for Autism Awareness. I was there (outside the Shriners Building in Evansville, Indiana) to donate my oil painting Blooming Through to the charity auction. Click here to see the cool video of me painting this. There was so much going on […]

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Bacon and Pistachio

I’m back, BABY! We left Ireland two weeks ago as of yesterday, my desk is a cardboard box, and my bed is an air mattress on the floor, but that’s no excuse for sitting on the sidelines. I got up this morning, showered with my mini hotel soap and shampoo, attempted something with my hair, […]

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Ireland Forever!

We can’t stay in Ireland. But… Forever in history, our family’s time here has been officially recorded in the Irish Census! Archived, searchable records will verify that Brent, Natalie, Cassandra, Nicholas and Savannah Thomas lived in Ireland in 2016. Every five years,¬†anyone residing in Ireland on census day must take part in the census. It’s […]

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Our first weeks in Ireland

We arrived in Ireland on December 30, 2015, which meant that our first weeks in Ireland were in the dead of winter. We left our typical snow, ice, and deep freeze conditions back in the States for a delightful spring-like season in Ireland. We experienced one bizarre Irish snow event in which snow swirled around […]

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An Irish Welcome

[Read part one of my journey to Ireland here] My family and I were welcomed into Ireland by our dear friends Marie and Johnny O’Halloran. We hadn’t yet met in person, but we already felt as close as family. Seeing them was one of the events that I was most looking forward to, and I […]

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