Claremont, CA, USA

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August 1, 2018

Saturday, August 4, 6 to 8 PM, Claremont Heritage will host a reception for the opening of a month long exhibition of my new paintings entitled Color At Play.  I will be offering demonstrations of and  a talk about abstract art on Saturday, August 11, 2 to 4 PM and Sun...

March 20, 2018

I have been invited to0 have a small exhibition of new works for sale on the lawn of the museum at this one-day art market.  I am honored to to say YES.

And I have been invited to do a solo exhibition for the month of August 2018 at the Claremont Heritage Ginger Elliot...

January 30, 2018

Notes from a recent talk but without the slides...

ART/RESISTANCE A Talk by Paul Kittlaus for the opening of his exhibit at the Claremont United Church of Christ  January 28,2018


I’ve been a local church pastor  for UCC churches in San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa...

January 4, 2018

Once again I face the task of library downsizing.  This is the fourth time.  I'm down to books that have an emotional connection.  I've already discarded the books I once thought I'd need around close at hand incase I had an idea.  They're gone.

Now I pic...

December 28, 2017

I came out of my childhood with a fierce desire for my freedom, for making my own choices, for making my own mistakes rather than benefiting from other’s.  I felt a pressure to see and do things like Dad.  Looking back I realize that I learned to create within myself a...

December 28, 2017

Under the Ping Pong Table

Mom was an Occupational Therapist, a graduate of Washington University Medical School which had a nationally recognized OT program.  Mom and Dad got married the day after Moms graduation ceremony in 1932 and she went on a 30 year maternity leav...

December 28, 2017

shard | SHärd |


a piece of broken ceramic, metal, glass, or rock, typically having sharp edges

They are like a shard of pottery, these bits of memory.  I brush them clean with a soft brush.  I handle them only with gloves.  I store them in my field pack hoping to stu...

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