01 Aug

Mobile Studio: Daily Drawings in Four, Part 3

My series of daily drawings on 3.5 inch paper circles wrapped up as of yesterday when I finished the sixtieth one. The stack of them measures about 3/4 of an inch high, which is not a lot, but equals two months of sketchbook work capturing ideas. See the previous sets here and here. I’m a […]

31 Jul

A Studio Visit in Dannenberg

Towards the beginning of July, Boris and I visited my friend Nadine at her home near a small town called Dannenberg. She and I met in Vancouver last year when she came by for a studio visit. Nadine is a book designer and works remotely for a Vancouver-based publishing company. She comes to town about […]

17 Jul

Tape Art Convention Exhibition

Boris came across a flyer for a tape art convention in Berlin, which led me their wonderful exhibition, and attending a workshop on the weekend. Tape Art is an artform where the artist uses tape or adhesive vinyl as a drawing/painting tool. From what I could observe from looking at the work on display, any […]

09 Jul

Berlin Street Art and Murals

I am ridiculously behind on writing about my visit to Berlin. There is so much to write about that I need to break it down into different subjects so it doesn’t become an extremently long blog post. This one is of course about some of the street art I have seen around the streets of […]

04 Jul

Mobile Studio: Daily Drawings in Four Part 2

As of this past weekend, I am halfway through my series of daily drawings in sets of four. It’s exciting when the work accumulates into a small pile over time. Set 4 – exploring layers scribbles inspired by graffiti on buildings around the streets of Berlin. Set 5 – exploring a design inspired by the […]

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