Everything has Changed

late November, 2020 After 10+ years on the East Coast, I have moved back to Colorado. To the bottom of the state this time. To Trinidad, (no, not the island), a town of about 8,000, ten miles north of the New Mexico border. Midway between Denver and Santa Fe. Why? First, it’s Colorado, which I […]

Art Lover: Indah Swinging

This short video is an edited GoPro time-lapse shot as I painted INDAH DUSTED this last summer. I met Indah in 2015 and again in 2016 at the Houston Zoo. She was eleven then, breeding age. Since all her fellow orangutans in Houston were Bornean, Indah moved to Sacramento where she will hopefully find a […]

Art Lover: Shenga

Here’s my May Art Lover post for Patreon. Join me there. Patreon.com/DawnSiebel Patreon is a wonderful 21st Century model designed to facilitate artists (like me!) to develop communities with friends and patrons (like you!). Patreon partners help support me WHILE I create the work I create. In exchange I welcome you to my process and […]