MY INTERESTS

Hobbies and Pastimes

PAINTING

Water-color and Colored Pencil

Lately I have enjoyed creating portraits of animals using a mixture of water-color and colored pencils. However, I also dabble in pen/ink drawing and sculpting.

GARDENING

Favorite Plants

I enjoy keeping a variety of plants including my favorites, Tradescantia zebrina (wandering dude), Trandescantia pallida (purple heart), and Pistia stratiotes (water lettuce).

AQUARIUMS AND REPTILES

Snakes, Frogs, and Fish

I have always had a fascination with fish and reptiles. We have kept/keeping a variety of fish including South American & Asian bumblebee catfish, birchir, and gouramis. As for reptiles, we are home to pac-man frogs and ball pythons.

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PERSONAL
ART SUPPLIES

Paper:  Canson Mi-Teintes 98 LB Individual Sheets

Watercolor

  • Master Touch 36 Pan Set

  • Windsor & Newton 14 Pan Set

  • Himi 24 Pan Set

  • Master Touch Gouache Set

Pencil:​

  • Prismacolor

  • Faber-Castell Goldfaber-Aqua

RECOMMEND BOOKS:

Mathematics:

  • Here's Looking at Euclid by Bellos

  • The Man Who Loved Only Numbers by Koffman

  • Euclid's Window by Mlodinow

  • A Long Way from Euclid by Reid

Sports:

  • The Best Game Ever by Bowden

  • Montana by Dunnavant

  • Brady vs Manning by Myers

  • Their Life's Work by Pomerantz

Horror:

  • Heart-Shaped Box by Hill

  • Horns by Hill

Fiction:​

  • The Lost Years of Merlin by Barron

  • The Seven Songs of Merlin by Barron

  • The Fires of Merlin by Barron

  • The Mirror of Merlin by Barron

  • The Wings of Merlin by Barron

  • Halo: The Flood by Dietz