Category: art

10 Mar

Fruits of a creative weekend

These are collages one and two in my moleskin sketchbook, from my arty weekend on Bowen. I collaged, photographed with a pinhole camera, light painted with my digital camera, modeled, wrote long entries in my journal and ideas notebook, and did one small digital rough for the bird series (which may never see the light […]

27 Feb

Coming in for a landing

I am at the beginning of sorting out a theme for a new body of work. I have birds on the brain as the main subject but I’m not sure where I want to go with them. I think ultimately this will be another large-scale image transfer project on either metal or wood, but deciding […]

18 Feb

Moleskin sketchbook

I have had a loose goal of creating one collage every week in my moleskin sketchbook, and I have been trying to stick to it for months. I am only now managing to make it a regular thing. I think it helps if I don’t try to rush through it in one sitting. The above […]

15 Feb

Arts in the City, Arts in the Sanctuary

Two of my metal prints are in a group show at Grace Vancouver Church. The opening is this evening, Friday February 15th, at 7pm. The multimedia art show is part of the 8th annual Arts in the City, Arts in the Sanctuary festival. An invite can be dowloaded here. Arts in the City Grace Vancouver […]

08 Feb

A funny story from yesterday….

I decided to walk home from work because the weather was so lovely and it felt like spring. I cut along Kitsilano beach to see the water, and to photograph all the crows and seagulls gathered everywhere. There was an older man sitting on a bench close to the water and he had a huge […]

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