I finally broke through my art-funk last week, when I had a night alone and decided to work in the oil paints I've avoided forever. I used some of my most simple beach photographs and applied that simplicity to the paintings: I finished two acrylics from my Ontario collection, and continue to work on … Continue reading Revival of the Arts
Oh 2019, what to do with you! Since 2015 I have been painting like mad, hosting 2 art shows a year, and having seamless ideas and inspirations towards Canadian landscapes (and travel). I have painted images of every province and territory; and taken multiple trips west, and north. I have painted the Rocky Mountains, Alberta's … Continue reading Art Commissions & Lessons
2018 has been pretty amazing. I have sold 12 of 13 paintings from my Canada series (the final one left is Saskatchewan, if you're interested); I have put plans in the works for a future (art) trip to Iceland (Check out my Facebook Page: Jennifer Anne Burke, The Iceland Project); and Jennifer Trefiak and I … Continue reading New Year New Plans
Thank you to everyone who took the time to swing by the Christmas Market, say hello, and pick up some special gifts for friends and family. I love meeting new people, and chatting with old friends. All support is so appreciated! I am happy to say a variety of paintings went to new homes (3 … Continue reading Creative Christmas!
Come say hello! Saturday, November 24th 9:30am - 2:30pm St.Mark's Church / 51 King Street / Port Hope Each year I host a private art show in December, but this year I am trying something new. You can find me at St.Mark's Holiday Market, with a variety of other artists and artisans. If … Continue reading Annual Winter Art Show
It has been a very interesting month for me. As I've mentioned, I have a show to set up in Campbellford the first week in May, and I've been trying to tie up a lot of loose ends on old works of art, and have also been pulling old pieces back out to sell. This … Continue reading When Art Becomes Work
I finally watched this documentary, by Chris Burkard. It had been calling me for awhile, but I didn't take the initiative to watch it until someone else had, and they suggested I check it out. MIND BLOWN. Go watch it. As an artist, those pristine landscapes are a dream (I'm working on a new Northern … Continue reading Under An Arctic Sky