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painting in progress – my process.

Part of my online initiative is to provide more content to my followers and audience about my process and provide background to the finished artworks. Inspiration. Preparation. Production. Challenges.  These short videos are created by layering still shots of the painting.  The sequence of progress shots are photographed in the same light and distance within […]

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new paintings ON DISPLAY

Some of my new paintings are up on display in the Gibsons Wellness Clinic for the next few weeks – as I am not planning any upcoming shows in my home gallery and these large pieces needed some large walls ;-)  Some small plein air paintings of Gibsons are also hanging. The office of my […]

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WATERFALL series.

IN PROGRESS – Homesite Creek. Waterfall 03          18 ” x 60 ” acrylic on canvas Starting with layers of blended glazes and wet-in-wet on the canvas, the structure of the landscape comes into play. The challenge for me is to allow the glow of the underpaint and light of the canvas […]

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BOWEN Opus Acrylic weekend

OPUS workshop on BOWEN ISLAND  June 4/5  Step Up & Out with Acrylic Had a great sunny weekend of teaching, painting, flowers, chocolate and exploring Bowen. 9 painters enjoyed painting the spectacular site at the “farm” hosted by Opus owner David & Aubin Van Berkel. After meeting at the central tent for discussion and back for […]

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ZOCALO Winter Studio Jan20-Feb20

Workshops and Open Studio @ ZOCALO       441 Marine Drive   in Gibsons Landing thank you again to Joann Heatherington for the use of her bright and spacious retail shop. This year the Pop-up WINTER STUDIO will host visiting artists Christy Sverre & Jen Drysdale. Check out the calendar/schedule below for activities, classes, […]

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When you put it out there…

SPRING   2015  update Feb 5-26         Thursdays  WORKS in PROGRESS   10am-2pm  mentoring @ Poynter Studio/Gibsons Feb 7 & 14       Two Saturdays Basic WATERCOLOR  10am-4pm  Poynter Studio/Gibsons Feb 21 & 28    WEST VAN  Two Saturdays  Basic ACRYLIC  10am-2pm  Music Box Feb 25              Self […]

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NEW "Estuary #5 " work in progress

NEW "Estuary #5 " work in progress, originally uploaded by Jan Poynter – ARTIST. This is the first stage of Estuary #5. I am stuggling to keep the bold brushwork and looseness of the initial paint without getting more detailed.Obviously a new lower horizon and the dramatic clouds changes the composition. I am considering blogging […]

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ART WORKSHOPS private groups

As I am not teaching at the local College or Art Center at presentI am offering PRIVATE WORKSHOPS to small groups of local students. A minimum of 6 students is suggested – 10 students Maximum.Cost will be determined by the level of instruction and medium preferred.a LOCAL instruction rate of $ 400 per day includes:6 […]

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ART instruction – private lessons

I am now offering private art instruction from my home/studio in Granthams Landing, BC.Drawing – Watercolor – Acrylic painting from Basic to Advanced. COST: $30.00 hour MINIMUM: 2 hour sessionIndividual Students age 16+ Gift Certificates available This cost includes an initial meeting with the student to familiarize them with the studio, and assess their level […]

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