January 2012

31 Jan

Artist Interview: Valerie Arntzen

A goal I’ve been meaning to do since the previous year was to put together a series of artist interviews for my blog. I figured it would be a great way to connect with and showcase the work of other artists. Much over-thinking and procrastination later, I drafted up questions and pinged the first interview […]

25 Jan

Intimate Studio Visit with Hugh Kearney

On the weekend I attended the first in a series of monthly studio visits organized by the Eastside Culture Crawl. Hugh Kearney hosted our small group in his cosy Railtown studio and his colourful work was the perfect counterpoint to the dreary weather outside. My friend Val and I were the first to arrive, and […]

24 Jan

Work-In-Progress: The Sketchbook Project

I started working on my Sketchbook Project at the end of last week and things have been going very well. I decided I wanted to experiment and keep things loose with this and so far it’s working wonderfully well. I’ve chosen to do a mix of paper cuts and collage on alternating pages, exploring the […]

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