Completion

Friday, August 16, 2019

Finishing Art “Work"It’s been precisely one week since I completed the Creative Visionary Path Program offered by Nick Wilton and his Art2Life team.

In February 2018, when I discovered this program I very much wanted to enrol but I had already committed that time period to providing a body of work to a local Winery where I have shown for...

Sales and Awards

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Sales and AwardsOh wow! That was fun! I was awarded Honourable Mention at the Peachland Art Gallery Oasis Exhibition at the show opening the other night. 

What a turnout at the show! Not sure the fire marshal was counting when we went into the gallery after the awards were handed out! I was thrilled to see where my painting was hung (shown...

Sketchbook Work

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Note To Self:

Always make time for a little bit of sketchbook love.After spending some much needed time in my studio yesterday working on my course assignments, I dipped into a sketchbook composition and added a few more marks.

I was pleased to see that even though I felt very challenged by my earlier work, the payoff for what...

Creating a Following

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Why am I doing this…A couple of weeks ago I reached 10,000 Instagram followers. For someone who really just started using Instagram last year, this was quite a feat. 

The building of my Instagram audience has been a gradual thing. One that I often wondered why I’d been doing it. It takes time. Time to get good photographs, choose which...

Procrastination

Monday, March 11, 2019

Checking off the To Do list feels so great. February’s accomplishments included installing a painting wall in my studio. March was about enhancing the functionality of the gallery by installing tracking to hang paintings. Procrastination is not something I ever thought I was guilty of. I remember years ago when I was at Emily Carr University of Art...