Must See Exhibit

Landon Mackenzie is a Vancouver based painter who is best known for her large abstracts has a solo show that just opened at The Vancouver Art Gallery running from Sept.20th 2014 to March 8th 2015 and it is a must see exhibit.I recently had the opportunity to do a workshop with her this past spring.She is a very inspiring artist who has taught at Emily Carr and is also one of the first to try to represent the Canadian wild with a modernist approach.I strongly suggest checking out this show well living or visiting Vancouver B.C.circlesforeli

14 weeks until The Stuffy Collection is complete

This series has kept me on my toes doing a photo shoot and a painted portrait a week of my stuffed animal collection.I have had an opportunity to try my hand at many different  techniques and challenge myself to do 52 portraits thats one a week for a year and this week i start #38. which I well share later this week.Please visit my page to see more from this fun series.I would like to introduce you to Steve my model from week 36 and wish you all a wonderful beginning of FALL.

The Aurora Innovative Arts festival

The last art show of summer !!!This has been a busy summer of art it started off with a bang on tour with my band The Abbie Hoffman Society in July and carried on to 3 art shows in Aug. a submission to Ireland and now the time has come to unveil series I have been working on over the last year called the Ghosts of Artrosshes(see in one colour).This is my first typography series.I recycled vinyl siding as my canvas and used many different mediums for the 21 paintings.The Ghosts of Artrosshes well be at  The Aurora Innovative Arts Festival  this weekend in Townsite,Powell River .The festival starts at 7pm till late Friday and Saturday as part of a pop-up gallery called The Pallet Palace along side with Emma Bell showing her mini series called Beefcake.There well be many forms of art this weekend from music,digital,fashion and more.Come on down and enjoy the multiple venues all weekend long.I look forward to seeing some smiling faces I well also be taking pictures of the event and of this weeks STUFFY Annabella to share as the weekend unfolds.

The Ghosts of Artrosshes

The Ghosts of Artrosshes well be unveiled at The Aurora Innovative Arts Festival in Townsite,Powell River on September 5-6th. 21 Paintings on recycled vinyl siding trying my hand at Typography using mixed media ,acrylic ,spray paint ,watercolour and what ever my heart desires The Ghosts of Artrosshes are the artists that have passed in this small town and they only see in one colour.There is a wide varity of art to enjoy,listen and experience during the festival i invite you to come and experience Aurora Innovative Arts Festival.