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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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SEDONA retreat – great stay place

Back in 2012 Brian & I embarked on about 6 weeks roadtrip through California and the Southwest. My recent stay in Newport Beach reminded me of some wonderful creative locations in the south western US that I would like to share. Especially with the upcoming Plein Air Convention in Santa Fe New Mexico this coming […]

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Mission S.J.C. 3pm light.

“3 pm light. MISSION San Juan Capistrano CA. 8×10 watercolor on 300lb CP. The late half of my day was spent in the shade of the mission arches. A lovely quiet and cool spot. Late light was the best. I didn’t bother venturing inside for the full “tour” of the site…but grabbed a spot to […]

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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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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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2014 PAINT OUT – Gibsons Landing

Join in in the fun! At the NEXT Plein Air PAINT OUT  in .Gibsons Landing BC – Sept 13/14 2014 Painters working on site finished paintings on display at the Arts Building & the Landing Gallery. People’s Choice award and prizes Artist demos and presentations Sketchcrawl for Newbies Participants informal gathering/BBQ TENTATIVE event schedule GIBSONS […]

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Watercolor & Yoga retreat – Sunshine Coast

ROCKWATER art retreat FEB 3-4-5 2011Beginner & Intermediate Watercolor Workshop with JAN POYNTEREnjoy the spectacular waterfront surroundings and 4 star diningin this unique resort 2 hrs from downtown Vancouver!this creative retreat package includes: 3 nights / 4 days / all meals / cottage or lodge accomodationart instruction / morning yoga check out the ROCKWATER retreats […]

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Hambleton Fine Art – rep in Vancouver

I have recently signed on withHAMBLETON Fine Art services located in East Vancouver.A professional showroom rather than a traditional gallery ,Hambleton provides original art, prints, custom printingand framing to industry.Interior Designers / Home Decor Retailers / Advertising AgenciesFilm Industry / Hospitality / Healthcare / Real Estate / Art GalleriesDevelopers / Corporate 1497 Adanac Street, Vancouver, […]

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