009: Doug Lofstrom – On Becoming An Artist At 79

Doug Lofstrom is living proof that it’s never too late to start something new. Doug started painting at the age of 79. On his 81st birthday he had painted over 75 paintings. Join me as Doug discusses what motivated him to get started, what he has learned along the way and why he continues to paint. Doug and his wife Carol live in the Pacific Northwest in Edmonds WA.

Doug Lofstrom’s website




Books and other items mentioned in this episode:

A Course In Miracles

The Edgar Cayce Companion

War on Art

The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt



Einstein: His Life and Universe

Steve Jobs

Churchill: Walking with Destiny