I’m coming out of a dry period, so challenged myself with a 24 x 36 inch canvas – no need to take things slow! My intention was to create a sister work for 421 Cornered II from September 2021. I worked with similar colours but an opposing motivation–I knew this work would be called Boundless.Continue reading “Creativity continues, with a few hiccoughs”
Thanksgiving weekend I visited the Marlin Orchard Pottery Show in Cornwall, the return of an annual show after the interference of COVID. It was a revelation! The show is always interesting, with a good assortment of ceramicists. But this year the colours and forms were eye-popping. And inspiring. Seeing their work move from comfortable toContinue reading “Life Emerges!”
Think I’ve mentioned being in a slight creative (painterly) slump since April. I’m working imaginative magic tweaking my home, making aesthetic changes inside and out. But generating art? Not so much. Dishes emerging from my kitchen are varied and delicioso — I’ve got the extra pounds to prove it! But it’s not feeding my urgeContinue reading “The devil’s name is Murphy?”
‘Scapes, Observing the world 3-30 August, library hours Mon 15 – 20 Tue -Wed- Thu 10 – 20 Fri 12 – 17 Sat. 9- 14 Meet &Continue reading “Solo Show @ Alexandria Library”
Been busy since the Williamstown show came down mid-June, now TWO more are going up the first week of August. My solo show of about 30 works on the topic: ‘Scapes, Observing the world. At the Alexandria Library, 170A MacDonald Blvd., Alexandria ON K0C 1A0 from 3 – 30 August. 2. Another Collectif show!
See 71 works by 5 artists — including three by yours truly. The show has been well-received with 13 sales so far. An enthusiastic return to local shows. More to come!
Some months since last we updated these pages, with nothing much (personally) new in this time of changes. Planning shows for the Glengarry Artists’ Collective – details will be posted – and struggling with several canvases. Or, more accurately, with the way I’m reacting to the canvases. I’m attempting calmer and quieter paint applications. ByContinue reading “Where do the time go?”
EXTENDED to 27 NOVEMBER! Abstrakt Thinking 1-28 octobre 2021. Georges Laoun Opticien 1396 Sherbrooke St West Montreal QC H3G 1J5 Yes, in the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts … building.
As a co-founder and energetic volunteer for the Glengarry Artists’ Collective I’ve been heavily involved in the third iteration of this art show. 6-weeks of Art in the Street, 24/7 as WOW Returns to Alexandria The popular art expo returns to Main Street, Alexandria, Ontario on 11 September. Open to the art-curious 24 hours/day, WOW is 104Continue reading “Bringing Art To the World (well, to my town anyway)”
The Glengarry Artists’ Collective has its third annual show at the Glengarry Pioneer Museum in Dunvegan, Ontario. About 30 recent works will be on display in the schoolhouse. Live music on opening day, 31 July. I’ll be there with two recent works, celebrating a move towards exhibits. (More to come.)