When I retired from show business, I decided to do the things I’d always wanted to do. From adolescence on… I wanted to be an artist and a lover. I certainly never had childhood fantasies about closing business deals. So at fifty, I figured, “If not now, when??

With the help and encouragement of a lovely and powerful muse, I began my quest to achieve the impossible. One day while she was modeling she took her scarf and blindfolded me. “Paint what you feel, not what you see”, she beseeched me.

Could I make a visual representation of something that doesn’t look like anything? Could I turn pure feeling into a painting?

Here are eight of my favorite examples of my ARTGASMS All Rights Reserved 2012