"An Empty Frame and a Full Nappy" © relief engraving (ed. 30) image: 6 x 4 in. $95.00 (go to "Hi There" for purchase information)

Autumn comes early in the prairies of Western Canada. In mid September, as the leaves on the crab apple tree outside my studio window were turning yellow and the year was winding down, I was thinking back on the old year and forward to the new one. These contorted thoughts got me focused on aging again and the comparisons between birth and death. Suddenly, out popped this image! No warning! No explanation! No apologies! There it was!