I have been working like to a champ to plow through these new oil paintings, and although none of the new north/west paintings are complete, I am too excited to not share the journey. Since 2004 I have been painting in acrylics, trying to obtain the look and feel of oil, and it has … Continue reading North and West (now in oils)
For seven years now the Colborne Art Gallery has been hosting an annual juried show. I have applied three years in a row, but this is the first year my work has been accepted. OPENING: SATURDAY, MAY 4TH 2:00 - 4:00 PM The show will be up from May 4th until June 8th. My piece … Continue reading The Colborne Art Gallery
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
Well. What an unusual season this has been for me! Normally before my winter show, I am pumping out canvas after canvas, and this year I can barely focus. I find myself in a wee bit of an artistic rut. Which is not a bad thing, it usually just means my work is going through … Continue reading Slow and Steady?
This blog will be short and sweet... just sharing a collection of photos of the "works in progress" over the last week (since the last blog). I am loving how some of these are taking shape, and SO excited to share them on July 28th to the public! I hope you can be there... … Continue reading Work In Progress…
Today I was up early to paint, and managed to get a few more layers down on some pieces. This series "home" has been a fascinating learning curve for me. I'm watching my style change slightly, as I focus more on boldness and precision. I have really enjoyed working on landscapes so close to my … Continue reading Home
HOME: A COLLECTION OF ONTARIO LANDSCAPES Our annual summer show will be happening at St.Mark's Church in Port Hope from 12:30-4:30 PM on Saturday, July 28th. Jennifer Trefiak will have a new collection of oil paintings, none of which have been displayed publicly before! She will also have her collection of "inks" for sale. Some … Continue reading Art | Summer 2018