In 2015 I took a trip to Jasper, Alberta, that changed the direction of my life and art. I started painting the Rocky Mountains, and selling my work. I started hosting 2 shows a year, doing custom paintings, and planning trips and projects to help propel my art-career forward. In the last five years I … Continue reading How Five Years Fly By
We are over half way through the year, and one that started off rocky and unmotivated has transformed into a multitude of opportunities and events. I finally started oil painting, I was accepted into my first juried show at the Colborne Art Gallery, I have been working on a variety of custom paintings, and I … Continue reading Thinking Ahead: Wrapping up 2019
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
Canada: The Provinces and Territories project is coming along well! In fact, this is the most excited I've been about a show EVER. As time passes I'm becoming more and more clear and confident in my style and the quality of my work (I study and sometimes purchase other's originals, and it helps me price … Continue reading Pricing Art is Hard!
Last year a friend of mine drove through the Rocky Mountains with her family (one year after I started pumping out my Jasper paintings)... when she returned and shared her photos, I asked to use one to do a line drawing. Which I did, and gifted to her shortly after. This year, right before my … Continue reading Canadian Custom Art | Rocky Mountains
I feel like life is reviving itself: Days are getting longer, we've had more sun and some mild temps. Things are moving, and getting done. Feeling good. Be warned: I've been busy covering a lot of ground, this is like four blogs in one! ART CONTEST WINNER First things first: Thank you to everyone who … Continue reading Life Revival