Heirlooms Artisan Market 2017 at Vemeer’s Garden Centre

I will be participating in the the Heirlooms Artisan Market again this year, Sat. June 17th from 10am to 5pm.  Now celebrating its 6th year, the Heirlooms Artisan Market, is located at Vemeer’s Garden Centre . This year they are hosting 65+ local artisans and craftspeople that exclusively produce high …

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Fundraiser Paint Parties to Support the Animals

Animals have always been an important part of my life, not only my own pets, but rescuing the little creatures that either I found or seem to find me.  I am happy to be able to help those organizations that help needy animals find their forever homes.  For all my …

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Small Feats 2017

Two new paintings of mine will be up for sale at the Niagara Artists Centre’s Annual Small Feats Show & Sale. This is a fun and exciting art show, the largest in the Niagara region, and the major fundraiser for NAC. “Happy Pig” and “François II”, both oil on gallery …

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March Break Paint Parties for the Kids

So far, we have two events scheduled for March Break this year.  We will be starting off March Break, on Sat. March 11 from 1-3pm, with a fundraiser Paint Party to support the animals! Ages 8 and up are welcome to attend, and the young at heart are welcome to …

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Our first “Paint Your Pet” Paint Party!

Come on out to our first “Paint Your Pet” Paint Party at Moku’s Hawaiian Restaurant to benefit the Welland & District Humane Society, and support the animals! No experience needed! You need to send me your photos via email and we’ll make a light rough sketch of the composition and …

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30 Paintings in 30 Days January 2017 – Day 8 & 9

Monday and Tuesday I was leading two of my Paint Parties, so I was still painting and am counting those days in my 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge since not only was I painting those days, but leading groups of people to create their paintings too! I may put …

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30 Paintings in 30 Days January 2017 – Day 7

Today’s painting is the 2nd in my “chicken series” for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge.   We have a retirement home for chickens here on our hobby farm, so they have been the subject of a number of my paintings.  Not only do I really like chickens, but …

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30 Paintings in 30 Days January 2017 – Day 6

Today’s painting is of a rooster which reminds me of our old rooster Kingley, a bantam who lived a long, happy life here on our farm.  My daughters name this painting for me.  They said he needed a French name. “Francois”, oil on canvas, 6″x6″ $75 (CAD) and FREE shipping …

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30 Paintings in 30 Days January 2017: Day 5

Today’s Day 5 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days challenge is a local landscape. About 2 years ago, we went on a tour of our local wineries with cousins.  It was a fun time and I took lots of reference photos.  I can’t remember which winery this was, …

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30 Paintings in 30 Days January 2017: Day 4

Today’s Day 4 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days challenge is another pot belly pig.  He looks like he is smiling, hence the title, “Happy Pig”. I needed to paint something to make me smile today. “Happy Pig”, oil on canvas, 6″x6″ $75 (CAD) and FREE shipping in …

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30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge January 2017: Day 3

Today’s painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Day Challenge is a pot belly pig, “Waffle”.  We have a  pot belly pig called Pancake, so she inspired the title of this painting.  For Pancake’s first birthday, we invited a neighbour pot belly pig, Jelly Bean and they enjoyed their cupcakes …

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30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge January 2017: Day 2

Today’s painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Day Challenge is a lovely little cow, “Peggy Sue”.  Not sure what the cow’s real name is, but it seemed to fit. There will be 3 more paintings in the cow series, but I may change it up for tomorrow and paint …

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30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge January 2017: Day 1

Happy New Year! The 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is a good challenge and a great way to start off the year, so I am participating again this January. Follow my blog, my Facebook page, and/or my Art Studio Facebook page to see each day’s painting! Fellow artist Leslie …

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Artwork at Glynn A. Green new Learning Commons

Last year Glynn A. Green Public School in Fonthill, finished their update and transformation of their old library, which now includes display areas for local professional artist’ work.  For the month of September, my artwork will be on display, so if are at the school, or nearby stop in to …

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Fall Paint Parties

Wow, the summer has flown by; I can’t believe it is September already!  We’ve had a busy summer, and Fall Paint Party dates, both public and private,  are filling up fast.  My Alibi Bistro in Welland is having their first Paint Party on Tues., September 27th from 6:30-8:30pm and we’ll …

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New Art Auctions to Benefit Ringtail Ranch

I just added auctions to my website today.  I had thought about doing so before, but have been busy with other priorities.  However, yesterday our good friends and neighbours at Ringtail Ranch and Rescue posted about their plight, and I decided to set up auctions on my website with 30% …

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Heirlooms Artisan Market at Vemeer’s Garden Centre

I will be participating in the annual Summer Heirlooms Artisan Market at Vemeer’s Garden Centre on Saturday, June 18th, from 10am to 6pm. There will be 50 artists/artisans. Music provided by Niagara Solar Sound System and delicious meals available from FoodSwings Catering and Two Vegan Hippie Chicks. Join us  on …

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Summer Art Camp 2016

We’ll be having  Art Camp in July again this summer at the art studio on Malowany Farm for ages 7 and up.  We are located in Wainfleet, Ontario, about 10 minutes from Port Colborne and Welland; 30 minutes from St. Catharines and Niagara Falls. (See the google map on our …

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

A gift of art of makes a great Mother’s Day gift!  You could purchase a ticket to one of our upcoming Paint Parties, or give a gift certificate which can be used for a painting, a commissioned painting, or art workshop.  You could purchase two Paint Party tickets, and take …

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“Poppy Dance” & “Evening Dragonfly Dance” – Paint Parties at Debb’s Cuisine and Whisky Run Golf Club

Come on out to our Paint Party at Debb’s Cuisine on Queen in Dunnville to paint “Poppy Dance” and our Paint Party at Whisky Run Golf Club in Port Colborne to paint “Evening Dragonfly Dance”. No experience required!  Artist/Instructor, Wendy Malowany will walk you through the paintings, demonstrating step-by-step, but …

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