Being an artist is like walking a tightrope. All those little temptations are waiting underneath. The moment you try to please a dealer or make a couch painting, you've sold a little bit of yourself. You can never get back to the tightrope.

DOROTHY GILLESPIE

Hello, my name is John Pasdach.

Sometimes while painting, I step back and say, "Wow! What's up? What brought this on?"

In the Studio

What's on John's easel right now? There's no telling what he's up to in his studio, but you can be sure there's some amazing music playing for inspiration. Here's a sneak peek at some of the pieces John is currently painting.