The pieces in this show are the beginnings for an ongoing project entitled "100 Dresses". In this solo project I will be creating 100 paintings and sketches of dresses that I have either purchased from thrift stores or have had donated to me. Every dress already has a story that needs to be told. I try to capture this story in my work. Some paintings are evocative while others poignan...
I just dropped off 3 large crow paintings to Argyle Fine Art. UPDATE: All of these are now SOLD!
My solo show "Conversations with an Urban Crow" is opening on April 13. The opening reception is from 6:30 - 8:30. There will be approximately 30 pieces for sale, with sizes from 4 x 4 up to 24 x 24. Here's a sneak peak!
It's Preshrunk time at Argyle Fine Art again! I love this show. I think it is my fav. This year I'm doing some animals...cows and pigs to be exact. All these little guys are 4 x 5 inches and on cradled birch panels. UPDATE: All these little guys have found new homes. Photos from the show
I have been offered a 2 week Art Residency by the Parrsboro Creative, here in Nova Scotia. Parrsboro is in a part of the province that I have never visited, and from what I hear it's quite a magical place. I will have 2 weeks to focus just on my art. There will be opportunities to get out and paint plein air, collaborate with local artists and offer an open studio to the public. I will b...
I will be teaching a one day Pastel Workshop for Argyle Fine Art and DeSerres "Art-on-the-Go Project Where: COLE HARBOUR HERITAGE FARM When: Sunday, June 18th, 1-3pm Contact Argyle Fine Art at 902.425.9456 for costs and more details.
The other day, I was at the Gallery giving a demo on pastel painting. As I have been painting little chickens in oils for a while, I thought doing a few pastel chickens would be fun. Here are the little guys I painted.
Six more chickens made their way to Argyle Fine Art a few days ago. Painted on 5 inch birch panels, these little guys look great on a wall or a shelf! Here we have Peabody, Roland, Lilly, Cooper, Mr Sulu (Redford was missing in action at the time of the photo shoot!). Drop by Argyle on Barrington Street in Halifax and take a look.
A few of my original chickens are now on display (and for sale) at Woodlawn Medical Clinic in Dartmouth.
A dozen little crows ready for the show. Preshrunk 2017 starts in a few days down at Argyle Fine Art . There are over 300 mini pieces to see. It's always a great (and busy) show. Reception is Friday evening Jan 20th. Hope to see you there :) See entire Show online here