Write a little about yourself. Just a paragraph will do.
Born and raised in NYC and I miss it somewhat, but not enough to
move back, maybe if coaxed?!
I've been making paintings and drawings since I was five years old
and I've been teaching since then as well! :=)
What's important to me is finding a fun and sensual
I am very comfortable being contacted by women who are interested
in meeting me!
What I’m doing with my life
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I'm a visual artist with several galleries where I show my
paintings. They are abstract acrylics.
I am also a teacher to the core, and throughout my educational
career I have worked with at risk students. I am presently teaching
for Portland Public Schools in Visual Arts and Theater.
Besides living in NYC, I spent 17 years in Santa Fe before moving
to Portland. I am a widower. My partner passed away in 2008 from
breast cancer. I have a 33 year old daughter and I'm very proud of
her achievements. I'm soon to be a granddad.
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Chatting about many subjects, but I enjoy sharing personal details
with the right person. I have eclectic tastes in music, art,
literature, people, foods, etc.
As an art consultant, I also facilitate 'conversations' and talks
on modern art, as well as give workshops on painting and modern art
The first things people usually notice about me
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is my smile and my sincerity. I'm open and honest with people but
not tactless or sarcastic, nor am I fond of sarcasm from others.
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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My favorite movies are Noir and classics.
I've been reading Philip Roth, E.L.Doctorow, Michael Chabon,
Richard Price, Wendy Wasserstein's life story- it's super!
My musical tastes are varied with a love for classical, modern
American, Modernist Minimalism, American Classical, European
Classical, modern, jazz, World, American show tunes, American Song
Book, Sinatra, sixties...
I love Indian, Thai, Lebanese, Raw, Vegan food....
I have interests in fashion, furniture design, and architecture as
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
Food, love, hugs, great conversation, good coffee and tea, Saki,
good friends, art, music, quiet, meditation, laughter, reading,
working with diverse people, sensuality and wonderful sex...(more
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Art, love and life. And I'm still learning about art, love, and
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Perhaps going out to a movie, or reading. I might be with friends
or just alone. I continue a search for a spiritual element to my
life. I meditate occassionally.
The most private thing I’m willing to admit
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I'm a fairly open fellow. I don't think there is anything most
private about me...it may be a surprise.
You should message me if
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...you are interested in meeting a gentle, kind, intelligent, artsy
and creative man with eclectic taste in many things. I love dogs,
window shopping, cafes and leisurely moments watching people,
gallery / museum hopping, and movie viewing. What's important to me
is finding a fun and sensuous relationship!
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