Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Brett Sparks. The Handsome Family. Songwriter, Musician. by Travis Simpkins

Brett Sparks. The Handsome Family. Musician. by Travis Simpkins


Portrait Sketch of
Brett Sparks
one half of (along with his wife, Rennie)
The Handsome Family
Singer, Songwriter, Musician
by Travis Simpkins



The Handsome Family - Bottomless Hole


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Brett Sparks. The Handsome Family. Musician. by Travis Simpkins

Grand Lodge of Maine: Portrait of MG Henry Knox by Travis Simpkins at Knox Museum

Grand Lodge of Maine: Portrait of MG Henry Knox by Travis Simpkins at Knox Museum

     Thanks to the Grand Lodge of Maine Museum & Library for posting about my portrait of Major General Henry Knox, which was placed on permanent display at the Knox Museum in Thomaston last month as part of a new exhibit regarding "Knox and Freemasonry."


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Major General Henry Knox. First United States Secretary of War. by Travis Simpkins

Major General Henry Knox. 1750-1806. 1st U.S. Secretary of War. by Travis Simpkins


Portrait Sketch of
Major General 
Henry Knox
( 1750 - 1806 )
Officer in the Continental Army
American Revolutionary War
Served as the first
United States Secretary of War
(1789-1794)
Freemason, namesake of
Major General Henry Knox Lodge, A.F.&A.M.
Grand Lodge of Massachusetts
Boston, MA
by Travis Simpkins



Based on an 1806 portrait by Gilbert Stuart
Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston


Celebrating Major General Henry Knox


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Henry Knox. by Travis Simpkins. Major General Henry Knox Lodge. Boston, MA