Art Journal: 14 July 2012

Putting on the artist cap. This morning I had an epiphany and decided to go with it. I’m going to put my zentangle phase to a close and put all the good pieces up on Yep, this includes all of the Peace set and a couple of mixed media. I’m not able to find … Continue reading

Holding on to Love

“Holding on to Love” Photographic fine art print, limited edition of 10. 8×10 inches. 2012. $14 (click here to buy) This piece was made as a first attempt to see what it would be like trying to combine the effect of a sticker atop the dictionary page back; however, I felt the piece was a … Continue reading


Title: “Cinco.” Date Created: 2012 Medium: ink on paper. Dimensions: 3.5×2.5″ (ATC/ACEO) Having posted “Corazón” yesterday, it’s only fair that I continue it with this, “Cinco.” ever since I moved out of my apartment, I’ve been doing a lot more ink works. I guess it’s a bit easier to carry a sketchbook with several ink … Continue reading


Title: “Corazon.” Date Created: 2012 Medium: ink on paper. Dimensions: 3.5×2.5″ (ATC/ACEO) Sorry that it’s been a while since I’ve posted anything — it’s certainly not for the lack of art, I’ve been still creating pieces — I’m traveling now and am a bit more focused on my another blog: Travel in ASL. I’m scheduling … Continue reading

American Bullet

"American Bullet." (c) 2011 by Benjamin Vess, all rights reserved.

More info on this piece Title: “American Bullet” Dimensions: 9×12″ Medium: Chalk pastels and charcoal on paper Date created: 2005 Click here to buy this piece! Back when my mom was still married to my stepadad and living in our Virginia Beach house, we would only be allowed to smoke in the garage — not … Continue reading