I’ve written a children’s book called, I Can’t Sleep With A Dog on my Head. It’s been described as a “sweet, silly book.” I know kids will love it. My grandsons, Oliver and Elliott and my dog, Boo inspired the story. I wanted to dedicate it to the boys but then I thought it would… Read More My Children’s Book Has Inspired a Series
I’ve participated in a couple of open art sessions and finished two paintings. The watercolour is from a photograph of my grandson, Oliver when he was two. The day was a special memory because we had a small gathering to spread Justine’s ashes in the memorial garden. The name painting is done in acrylic paint… Read More Painting in Florida
I’m learning some new techniques in my art class. If you’d like to see some of my other paintings you will find them here.
I’m taking an intermediate watercolour painting class. Here are my paintings.
Yesterday I had the opportunity to visit the Art Gallery of Ontario (also known locally as the AGO) in Toronto. You can read a little more about that here. We Canadians are particularly proud of our artists and especially the Group of Seven. Here is some information. I was very excited to be able to see a… Read More Are You Familiar With the Group of Seven?
I’m so lucky to work in a High School. I work in an art class this semester and you can read more about art class here. Today we had a class trip into Toronto to go to the art gallery. It’s such a rich experience seeing art from the Renaissance period and famous pieces from artists… Read More I Spent the Morning at the Art Gallery of Ontario
Last night a few of my friends and I went to Boston Pizza and participated in a fun art evening. Paint Nite is a franchise and its becoming quite popular. You can go to the website, chose a painting you like, register and the artist shows you step by step how to paint the art… Read More Paint Night