Port Colborne Art Crawl 2018 & Fundraiser Paint Party

I will be a participating artist at the Port Colborne Art Crawl again this year.  Some of my artwork will be in the Canalside Kitchen Store on West St. and I will be having a Fundraiser Paint Party at the new Breakwall Brewing Company on Clarence St., helping to raise …

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Day 7: Purple Irises

Day 7 painting for my 30 paintings in 30 days challenge, is “Purple Irises”.  This will be a fun Paint Party painting, with a lot of variation in flowers and colours.  The colour of the photo is a bit off, with the flowers looking a bit more blue, and back …

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Day 6: Pine Trees at Sunset

So for Day 6 of my 30 paintings in 30 days challenge, I created a Paint Party painting, “Pine Trees at Sunset”, inspired by Tom Thomson.  I saw a great exhibit of Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven at McMichael Art Gallery several years ago, and love the freshness, …

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Day 5: Wildflower Field

For Day 5 of the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge, I have created another Paint Party painting, “Wildflower Field”.  This will be a fun Paint Party painting with lots of variations, depending on what colours and types of flowers people choose to include. Day 5: “Wildflower Field”, Acrylic on …

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Day 4: Hidden Robin Nest

For Day 4 of the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge, I have created another Paint Party painting, “Hidden Robin Nest”.  I have had a lot of requests for a robin nest Paint Party painting after people have seen one of my fine art oil paintings, “Robins’ Nest”. Day 4: …

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Day 3: Spring Tulips

For Day 3 of the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge, I have created another Paint Party painting, “Spring Tulips”.  After the extreme cold we have been having here in Southern Ontario, I am really looking forward to spring! Day 3: “Spring Tulips”, Acrylic on Canvas, 9″x12″ $50 (CAD) and …

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Day 2: “Cardinal Couple”

For Day 2 of the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge, I have created another Paint Party painting.  “Cardinal Couple” will be a great individual painting for my paint parties, but also as a Couple Painting, with each person painting half of the painting on a vertical canvas, so when …

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Day 1: 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge

Happy New Year! If you missed my prior post, today is Day 1 of my 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge. This year I have decided to create small Paint Party studies and fine art paintings and studies exploring new techniques or ideas.  This way I will be adding new …

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2018 Fundraiser Paint Parties

My plan for 2018 is to have two fundraiser Paint Parties each month: one regular Fundraiser Paint Party, and one Paint Your Pet Fundraiser which benefit animal welfare organizations.  For 2017, fundraisers that benefited  from my Paint Parties were:  The Arts in Medicine program at the Walker Family Cancer Centre …

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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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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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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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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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“May Blossoms” Paint Party at Debb’s Cuisine

Come on out to our Paint Party at Debb’s Cuisine on Queen in Dunnville! No experience required!  Artist/Instructor, Wendy Malowany will walk you through the painting, demonstrating step-by-step, but allowing you to add your own creativity too. A creative way to get together to relax and have fun! Ticket price …

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Group of Seven Paint Workshop

I am looking forward to teaching a Paint Workshop at McKay Elementary School this week.  The inspiration for the painting will be the Group of Seven artist, Larwen Harris.  I will be posting the 7th and 8th grade classes interpretations soon! I painted this today;”Lawren Harris’ Emerald Lake”, based on …

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Upcoming Art Workshops for Children, Teens & Adults

Upcoming Art Workshops! Children’s Sat. Art Classes Start Oct. 26th – All children workshops include materials and supplies and meet in 5 week sessions throughout the year. Students will learn the basics and gain experience in drawing, painting, printmaking and sculpture.  Great for both beginning students and advanced students who …

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