INTERVIEW WITH FEATURED ARTIST JERRY BLACKMAN
recently featured in the KiptonART exhibition Spring Has Sprung
Ever since my early childhood I was drawing. My parents encouraged me from an early age, and I studied art throughout my education career. The first piece I remember creating was a sort of comic book called "Mr. Man". I must have been about six. He wore a fedora and was very tough: deep stuff. I suppose I had my first "AH-HA!" moment in high school. I would literally set up a studio with colored pencils and pens in all my classes and draw non-stop through the 8-period day. Read more...
Jerry Blackman, Cockatoo with Stand. Sculpture, 60" x 12"