Douglas & Nora both knew the artistic path was their density - Douglas picked up the camera and never put it down while Nora finds creativy abounds through an assortment of mediums.
Determimed to peruse their calling in the visual arts in their mid life they both returned to school to receive degrees in their respected fields. “ It was a lot of personal sacrifice but we knew their was no turning back - when we create we are the most at home within ourselves. To us there is no nothing else we rather do”
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Douglas cameras have been his constant compain for the past forty plus years recording both the his public and private worlds. Proficient in a wide range of formats his work ranges from annalog 35 mm , instant Polaroid film , large format
8 x 10 to digital imagery.
Nora ‘s work is driven by idea’s - printmaking, painting, drawing , sculpture and ceramics. - Are mediums she ’ll use to see her vision through. Her current work mix media photographic collages and painting series combine a variety of mediums.
The urban environment was Douglas inspiration for many years. Liking one of his favorite photographers Walker Evans - he captured the unique features of Boston that reflected the people and times. Moving to small fishing town his camera lens now captured the natural surroundings, gardens he and Nora started growing , a slower paced life.
Nora found returning to the country life reminded her of her childhood. This fueled her passion for natural environment flora and fona which is reflected in her paintings. They both found living in century old New England town full of antiques and the unique artifacts inspiration for their work.