I tell people that I am the “Swiss Army knife of artists” because I work in so many types of media. You can’t teach in junior colleges for any length of time and end up the same way – if there are enough students who need/want a class you have to jump in the deep end do your best.
I’m also a bit of a heretic in that I like both representational AND abstract art, though I probably cheat a little bit in that the abstract work I do has recognizable aspects, just mixed up in a different way.
Done in 2010, this is entitled “Machine”. It’s between five and six feet long and is made of wood, foam-core (both regular and gator board flavors, styrene plastic with Bondo and paint to finish it off.