Moved to Santa Fe in 2016. Joined Make in 2017.
I have been drawing all my life. I was maybe a professional illustrator at the age of 9 years old.
I joined the US Navy in 2000. I received an Honorable medical discharge in 2003.
My older brother and I started a tile and stone business in 2003.
I began to re-selfe edjumicate in 2003 in ancient history, philosophy and chinese characters. This type of selfe education continued until 2008.
I did not develop further in the way of art, until i met a professional sculptor/showmen on a project called the Four Letter Word Machine, I believe that scene was connected or at least loosely connected to the Burning Man scene of 2006.
In 2008 I left of Iraq with a Reserve Unit from Phoenix Arizona.
In 2009 I worked on my first and second medium scale projects in Kathmandu Nepal and Xiaman China. During this time I also started work on jiin.
In 2010 I took a vow of being no one and nothing and having nothing. This was supposed to last 3 months, however it lasted till 2013.
In 2011 I helped to build the Temple of Transition at Burning man. Also in 2011 I typed up my philosophy called Quiet Effects of Attachment.
In 2012 I worked in a Studio in Pioneer Square, Seattle Washington. While there I created a beautiful screen made from burlap, rice paper, scrap wood and a bit of paint and fabric.
In 2014 I helped to design and build the entrance to the Reno Buddhist Center.
In 2015 I designed and built a screen for the Mystic Rose Gift Shop also in Reno, NV.
In 2017 I started working on the Tree of Life for the City of Santa Fe, NM. Only Santa Fe did not know this nor did Santa fe ask me to do this.
My current projects include The Balloon or Flying Oven and Lanterns.
I'm a Creator, Inventor, Artist with an emphasis on philosophy.