Artist in Lobby at Garrison Little Theatre

I will be the Artist in the Lobby, with some of my artwork on display during Garrison Little Theatre performance of  “Mrs. Parliament’s Night Out” written by Norm Foster on Fri. Nov. 6, Sat. Nov. 7, Sun. Nov. 8, and the following weekend, Fri. Nov. 13 and Sat. Nov. 14…

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Art in the Park 2015, Montebello Park St. Catharines

I will be participating in the St. Catharines Art Association‘s 2015 Art in the Park, at Montebello Park, downtown St. Catharines. My artwork will be in the covered pavilion. 10am-5pm on Saturday July 18th 10am-4pm on Sunday July 19th Free admission and everyone is welcome. There will be over 20…

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Port Colborne ArtsWeek

The inaugural Port Colborne Artsweek 2015 is a new community initiative planned by a consortium of resources including: The City of Port Colborne Friends of Roselawn Centre (FORC) Community Artists Niagara (CAn) A week long selection of courses in a variety of arts are available to interested parties of all…

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Art Crawl 2015

Summer’s 1st Saturday will see Downtown Port Colborne’s vibrant arts scene shine after hours. Featuring artists from many genres. Live music, visual art in shop windows, and more!  Meet artists, enjoy the artwork, enjoy live demos and have fun! Join the fun on Saturday June 27th from 5pm to 11pm.…

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Millpond Art Show & Sale

I will be exhibiting in the St. Catharines Art Association’s (SCAA) annual Millpond Art Show & Sale this year, May 28-31. “Crab Apple Snack” and “Turtle Pile” (below) are two of the ten paintings I will have there. The event is sponsored by Millpond Studio of Photography at the beautiful,…

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Art Classes at Ancaster Michaels

I will be starting to teach Fine Art classes at the Michaels Arts and Crafts store in Ancaster in May. The schedule is on the Ancaster Michael’s website, so if you, or anyone you know, is in the area they can stop in or call Ancaster Michaels to register. I…

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The Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre Members Show

Two of my January Challenge paintings, “Sharing the Box” and “Polish Crested Rooster”, are on exhibit and for sale at the Pumphouse Art Gallery Members Show in Niagara-on-the-Lake. If you have not been to the Niagara Pumphouse Art Centre on Ricardo St in Niagara-on-the-Lake, it is a wonderful historic building…

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Jan. Daily Paintings Day 30: “Deuce”

Wow, last painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge! My Day 30 painting is “Deuce”.​  I saved Deuce for the last because I wasn’t sure if I would be able to paint him.  Deuce was our beloved little beagle who we had for almost 13 years.  He would…

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Jan. Daily Paintings Day 29: “Sharing the Box”

My Day 29 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Sharing the Box”.​ Gem and Dixie, our two hens are sharing the nesting box.  We have a retirement home for chickens, here on our hobby farm.  We don’t eat meat, so our little chicken lay the occasional…

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Jan. Daily Paintings Day 28: “Tawny”

My Day 28 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Tawny”.​ Tawny is our little barn cat.  She used to be a bit shy, but in recent years has been following us around and quite vocal.  We figure she is probably blind or close to blind i…

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Jan. Daily Paintings Day 27: “Albert”

My Day 27 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Albert”.​ Albert is my cousin’s d in Vancouver, BC.  He is a loving member of the family, happy to be climbed on and loved by their 5 beautiful children. I look forward to meeting him “in person”…

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Jan. Daily Paintings Day 26: “Tickly Bob”

My Day 26 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Tickly Bob”.​ We have a lot of little chipmunk friends here on our hobby farm: under the barn, studio and near the well.  But we like to think that the recent ones are Tickly Bob’s descendents.  Our…

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Jan. Daily Painting Day 25: Benny

My Day 25 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Benny”.​ Benny is one of our three black cats who immigrated to Canada with us.  Funny that people often ask how we tell them apart, yet they are so different! Benny steals the other cats food by…

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Jan. Daily Paintings Day 24: Benjamin

My Day 24 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Benjamin”.​ Benjamin is our youngest daughter’s dwarf lion head rabbit, named after the Beatrix Potter character.  He and our daughter have had fun and won awards in 4-H rabbit showings for the last several years. “Benjamin” acrylic…

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Jan. Daily Paintings Day 23: “Turtle Pile”

My Day 23 painting for the 30 Paintings in 30 Days Challenge is “Turtle Pile”.​ While at the Floral Showhouse in Niagara Falls, we observed these turtles piling on top of one another enjoying the sun through the greenhouse one March. “Turtle Pile” acrylic on baltic birch, 8″x8″ Note: Framing…

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