We all use it. Some have more or less than others. Its a means to remain alive. After selling my first painting I sketched Money. My art mentor expressed the facts of being an artist and shared the concept that if I do not either; sell, exhibit or have my creations published then I'm not really validated as an artist. My first client viewed my paintings displayed on my vehicle at a nearby supermarket. He pulled beside my car and after I assertively quoted my price bought the diptych painting "My Crazy Life." which was reproduced from the sketch, Busy Minds." Marveled by the fact that someone wanted my art, I felt validated and immediately sketched this conclusion,"Money." With a proud gleam in my heart, I returned to work on "Dragnet" the original inspiration to create some of the following images. Please click on prev or next below.