Although Jim had painted as early as elementary school, he did not get serious about it until college.  Above are some of his earlier pieces from that university and post university era. They exemplify both straight 2-dimensional acrylic and 3-D mixed media work:

Chicago 1968    Mixed Media   22"X30"           Sold to Richard Himmel ASID


    Jim's Father, a Celtic foot doctor                1st place winner in Foremost Liquor Stores Wine Art Competition