Category Archives: Multi-media works

June drawing sessions

An enthusiastic group of 8-9 artists are gathering at my studio every Friday morning this month. We had session #3 today. They diligently performed the exercises I suggested and then spent the last hour working on one drawing incorporating the … Continue reading

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Ink and Watercolour for Spring

Fifteen new small watercolours have emerged from the studio this week based on some spring flowers from my garden. I produced a somewhat similar small set of paintings with limited edition cards last year. This new set is the result … Continue reading

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Victoria County Creates Gallery

The new gallery in Baddeck, N.S., near where I live, opened up at the beginning of July. There are 36 artists represented in the gallery. Victoria County Creates Gallery is located on the main street where the old “Blue Heron … Continue reading

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World is coming together in Energy, Light and Song

Energy, Light and Song – name of the piece. Well, here it is quite a few weeks later and a lot of hours in the studio, and all 44 strips are complete, that is, 22 tapestry strips and 22 poetry … Continue reading

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Project: The Spinning World!

I started thinking about this project in December. I want to submit it to a juried exhibition with a due date in a few months. I worked up a lot of different ideas before settling on this three dimensional piece. … Continue reading

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Cape Breton Winter

The darker, snowier months of the year in Cape Breton bring lots of challenges and a unique beauty. I decided to deal with it by painting it. Here are a few mixed media paintings (ink, gesso, pastel), each approximately 30″ … Continue reading

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Today’s Paper

This is your¬†universal paper!¬†It was deconstructed carefully so that it can be reassembled if need be. Read it once, carry it around with you, leave it on the kitchen table. It’s the only paper you’ll ever need!

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