MARK  ASMUS    oil  painter


Caller reported that someone stole about $1,000 worth of tattoo equipment along with a case of CDs and a bottle of Crown Royal.


"The Purloined Pickle"

9" x 12"   Oil on board   $450   

Anonymous male advised there are a couple of teenagers having sex in the dugout at the concert field. Everyone can see them, they don't even care. Officer advised no one in the area, they left already.

Caller reported people in the Lotaburger parking

lot were throwing rocks at crows; they claimed

​that a crow had attacked them.

​​Caller reported a man carrying a folded blue tarp and wearing a blue jacket and black cotton shorts took a pickle from the pickle jar at Taos Trading Co. and said he didn't have any money to pay for it.

"Red Handed"

9" x 12"   Oil on board   $450   

Caller reported that he was "going to use his cannon" since it was a holiday.

"Cinco de Mayo Taos Style"

9" x 12"   Oil on board   $450

"Rah Rah Sis Boom Bah"

9" x 12"   Oil on board   $450    


9" x 12"   Oil on board   $450  

Taos, New Mexico

These paintings are inspired by police reports printed in the weekly Taos News.  The caption has been incorporated into the painting and appears below each image.