Ratha GrimesObservations on learning to paint & other experiments

  • 2020-10-25
    Anything Can Be Interpreted in Any Way
    Inherent ambiguity, and the role of creativity in dealing with it.
  • 2020-09-20
    On being owned by a home.
  • 2020-09-13
    Dr. Greger’s Vegan Paradox
    Concerning omega-3 fatty acid intake in vegetarian/vegan diets.
  • 2020-09-06
    Show Your Work
    The vicious cycle of “fronting”
  • 2020-08-30
    Value Relationships
    The hardest thing about realism in painting (after drawing)
  • 2020-08-29
    Revisiting a long-held position against.
  • 2020-08-28
    2020 Site Relaunch
    On the incubation process and invisible change
  • 2013-09-07
    Notes from Joel Fuhrman’s 1-Day Immersion in Austin, TX
  • 2013-05-30
    How to make it, and why I don’t recommend it.
  • 2013-02-11
    DIY Underwater Strobe Trigger
    Building a custom component to work around consumer electronics limitations (and what I learned).
  • 2013-02-03
    Detail orientation as a trait like handedness.
  • 2012-11-13
    Custom-built wooden yurts as collapsible camping structures.
  • 2012-06-03
    How to Improve
    It’s easier to follow a model than try to avoid mistakes.