19 Jul

The Art of Kristian Adam

My friends and I stopped in to see a show of Kristian Adam’s work in Penticton when we were in the Okanagan a few weeks ago. I love the new series of paintings with ladybugs, especially the ones uses geometric shapes and bright colours. I want to buy them all. View more work on Kristian […]

13 Jul

Whirls Revised with Colour

I originally shared this piece on the blog a couple months ago, and at the time I wasn’t convinced it was finished. It needed something but I wasn’t sure what that was. I’d originally intended to add colour to the piece but was hesitant to do so because I was afraid I would ruin it […]

10 Jul

Tierney Milne’s Happy Cuts

I went to the opening of Tierney Milne’s solo show at Kafka’s Coffee last week, and had a fun time. These are a small selection of two of her paper assemblages, along with two of her laser cut wood pieces. I love how her recognizable style translates so well between materials. Her work makes me […]

07 Jul

Scenic Summerland

Boris and I went away to Summerland with friends over the Canada Day long weekend. It has been many years since I last visited the Okanagan, and I’ve never previously explored this tiny town where our friend grew up. The weather was super hot, and Lake Okanagan was the perfect place to cool off in […]

05 Jul

Thirty Days of Drawing Project – The Conclusion

The Thirty Days of Drawing Project came to a conclusion on June 24, 2017 at Day fifty-five. This video includes work from June 13th through to the 24th. The final page ended up in colour because I had previously used it for a marker test and decided to incorporate this into the drawing. I did […]

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