Browsing Tag

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Wearin’ of the Green

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! How’s the emerald world out there? In my little corner of the old globe there are hummingbirds. Two tiny hummingbirds on an old Irish jig titled Wearin’ of the Green. These are the two Anna’s hummingbirds who I’ve been feeding…

March 17, 2017

Recovery week! And exciting news!

Hi everyone, Whew, it’s been a roller coaster week for me of fulfilling pushed off appointments and teaching the therapy journal on the back of my wonderful Art Crawl experience, and I took today to catch up on paperwork, clean the upstairs studio, and…

March 10, 2017

Hello from Sunday night and a very tired me.

What a difference a night makes! And truth be told, I think we lucked out with Saturday and some unexpected sunshine, because HOLY SMOKES! I remember waking up and thinking, “It’s awfully quiet for rain!” I surveyed the ‘hood and found that my neighbour’s…

March 5, 2017

Carole’s art challenge: Piggy Bank

It’s the day before THE WEEKEND! The weekend of my open studio tour. (North Shore Art Crawl, number 39 on the map, find more into here) I’ve been busy with my usual art, and, while the song birds never stick around for long before…

March 3, 2017

Ariane’s Art Challenge: Tropics

I’m feeling a little on top of my work load and am so happy to be able to take a day to draw a little piece for our art challenge which Ariane called for this weekend. Thank you so much Ariane. 😀 The challenge…

February 18, 2017

Hello from Sunday night

Hi everyone, How was your weekend? I hope it was lovely and you got to celebrate something special. I love celebrations. Even just a Sunday morning lie in can be a celebration…which incidentally didn’t happen round here with our three who were up at…

January 29, 2017

Teaching the therapy journal

Hi everyone, Today was my monthly therapy journal session at the wellness centre. Today I worked with nine wonderful women all dealing with coming back to health after cancer. All of us coming together with art. You know, over these two years since my…

December 13, 2016

Opening night at the Anonymous Show and the day after

I have to tell you all about this fun and amazing art show which is on right now at the CityScape gallery, the Anonymous art show. If you remember, I submitted these three paintings, so I was excited to see them there. The opening…

November 19, 2016

Announcing New Art Challenge: Sanctuary

Please come join me next weekend, November 18th to 20th in our 201st art challenge. I’ve chosen the word Sanctuary. The world has been very loud lately and I think it might be useful for us to make ourselves a sanctuary to escape to.…

November 14, 2016