Blessed by Earth & Sky

No words can really describe the gratitude I’m feeling after yesterday’s art show. When you have a drop-in event on a long weekend, you’re taking a chance. Then when no one shows up right away you start to worry and wonder if anyone is really coming… and you remind yourself, no matter how the dayContinue reading “Blessed by Earth & Sky”

I Like To Collect Art Too

Last week I gifted myself an original work of art by Herb Jung. I had been admiring some of his “Raven” paintings at Engine Gallery  in Port Hope a few months before, but they were WAY out of my budget. A few weeks later, some smaller crow paintings arrived- in my budget (mostly). Bonus, the paintingContinue reading “I Like To Collect Art Too”

Art & Community

So much has been going on in my art-life. In one week “Earth & Sky” happens. Other then varnishing, I’m pretty prepared for the show. The 3 new paintings are complete and will be for sale, plus 1 large one (Sacred Landscape) will be at the show incomplete and not for sale.   There willContinue reading “Art & Community”

Art In Northumberland

This Canada Day weekend has been full of artistic inspiration for me. I perused the art tents at the Cobourg Waterfront Festival yesterday. Today did a stroll in Port Hope to visit my local favourite “Engine Gallery.” Finally ended at The Painted Tree (back in Cobourg) to invest in my first set of oil paintsContinue reading “Art In Northumberland”

Cobourg Waterfront Festival | ART

Every Canada Day weekend in Cobourg, Ontario brings us the Waterfront Festival. This year they had three tents full of art and craft vendors. I made the mistake of going in at 5pm, thinking there was only one tent, with it ending at 6pm. I left feeling inspired, not only to paint, but to shareContinue reading “Cobourg Waterfront Festival | ART”