Archive | 2011

Haida Gwaii 2012 tour info

HAIDA GWAII –  ACTIVITIES & optional tours        POYNTER 2012 Studio Tours – AR Art Route  http://www.gohaidagwaii.ca/what-to-do/art-route-tour Surf lessons in Masset / North Beach Surf shop Crabbing/clam dig on beach First Nations cultural excursions Kayaking QC or Gwaii Haanas West side of Haida Gwaii/ boat charter / float lodge Fishing Charters / Sandspit […]

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HAIDA GWAII July 3-13 2012

Please contact Catherine Evans at TOURS of EXPLORATION for inquiries, bookings & payment information NOTE : due to the narrow opportunity to benefit from group travel rates with AIR CANADA – we require a deposit of $900.00 CAN before JANUARY 30th / 2012 along with your full name as in your passport. HAIDA GWAII   Art […]

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new stars in Granthams

Thought I would share with you our new lighting here at 558 Woodland. Courtesy of BOCCI – Designer Omer Arbel. Manufactured and distributed  from their office and showroom in Vancouver. (the old Mitchell press building near Granville Island) Although very contemporary in styling  – it fits in nicely with our 100 year old leaded glass […]

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Sliammon treaty presentation

A commission for the Signing ceremony for the Sliammon treaty.  The conceptual view of the sandspit at —point  on Harwood Island off shore of the Sliammon territory near Powell River on the north end of the Sunshine Coast.  

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Across my Desk – NOV Viaduct Visions

CITY of VANCOUVER – see all the project submissions online RE:CONNECT  in response to a call for conceptual visions for redevelopment of the Dunsmuir Viaduct and Eastern Core  I was asked to collaborate on a project for a bright new architectural team in Vancouver, two large paintings that create a VERY imaginative vision of redevelopment […]

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Across my desk – Surrey Banners

It seems serendipitous that certain projects are proposed just when the right creative juices are flowing. I have used the concept for my recent multi media paintings for the basis of a batch of designs for street banners. The City of Surrey has a call for artists and the theme was “Sustainable energy for All” as […]

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NEW WORKS – and my winter projects

Taking advantage of the awful weather to ignore the garden put the hours in on sorting out the studio and domestic storage. (20 years since I built my home – so there is a lot to wade through!) and very little time to spend on the computer. I haven’t been proceeding very far with the […]

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NEW Acrylic for Beginners

Last chance for my art classes before Christmas – the next sessions won’t begin until April 2012! I have managed to get some space in the Arts Building (Old Library) in Lower Gibsons. SUNDAY mornings – starting the weekend after the Nov.11 long weekend. Sorry it is such short notice – but please reply to this […]

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Getting the Crawl on…S.C. Arts Crawl Oct 22-23

just setting up the last of my Paypal facilities for the upcoming Art Crawl this weekend. besides building signs, blowing up balloons, moving storage and easels, pricing art and printing info… I will have Paypal / VISA / Mastercard online for purchase of original art or lessons. WIN an original painting – and support my […]

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Sponsorship Draw – Win an original painting!

Support Jan’s 2012 community project in Mexico Throughout 2012 Jan will be working with the Bucerias Bilingual Community Centre (BBCC) in Mexico, on a series of paintings. These colorful local scenes that will be used to create a calendar & art cards. The proceeds from the auction of the originals and ongoing sale of these products […]

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