Painting  •  Sculpture  •  Multimedia  •  Bronze Editions  •  Archival Prints 

Welcome to Masa Rasa Studios, featuring the work of artist James Nichols. 
Where 'Thou Art That' sums up the essence of love and life  –
with the emphasis on Art, and a tip of the hat to Thou and That



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The Bronze Sculpture Collection of Great Beings


CORNFIELD comes to Patreon!

September 23, 2017

                                                                  Hello friends, greetings from Masa Rasa Studios and the Cornfield.  Today is the autumnal equinox, summer is behind us and fall begins.  This is the season for gathering harvests, filling silos, baking pumpkin pies, and giving thanks . . . bringing old work to a close and maybe planting a new crop or two.  With the coming of fall weather temperatures have dropped, yet recently the digital mercury registered record highs here in Santa Rosa, CA.  At one point the temperature was above 108˚ for several days, topping out at 118˚F.  Yes.  I can’t recall ever experiencing such heat, except during a stay in India years ago.  It seems the heat... Continue Reading →

New statues, New foundry, New friends . . . New swami

May 09, 2017

Spring is fully here,  we’re into May and the full moon is upon us.  It’s been a while since posting a few words in our blog.  The truth is I much prefer the play of the clay to the play of words, but play is play, and I do enjoy writing from time to time.  We do have several things to share.  A lot has happened in the last year here at Masa Rasa Studios.   New statues, new foundry, new friends . . . and a new swami. To the NEWS . . . !BABARAJ•  It’s May, and yes, we have a May Sale going on!  For the entire month, we’re featuring our Babaraj statue in honor of Baba Muktananda’s 109th... Continue Reading →