Collecting art is a must!

Purses have been tight of late as savings are being funnelled into a travel fund, which is great, however, there is nothing like the lasting warm and tender feeling of collecting a new piece of artwork!! Thank you Mariana Sola for this gorgeous open-armed clay dancer waiting for a hug! This past weekend was the 7th annual North Shore Art Crawl, in which I had … Continue reading Collecting art is a must!

Time for something new!

I very recently realized that, as a mother of two young men off to university in my hometown of Montreal, I want to do something new, something that will put a new energy and exhilaration into my life…because I’m still young and want to be fired up and excited about my life as they are about theirs! Interaction Design…hadn’t heard of it until last week, … Continue reading Time for something new!

Dale Chihuly’s incredible blown glass at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

I made my annual pilgrimage to my hometown of Montreal this August with a dual-purpose: to take my eldest off to Bishops University and to see the Dale Chihuly exhibit at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts with my mother! Breathtaking and inspiring, a wonderful end to a beautiful summer of sun, travel, and art! With colour integral to my own artwork, it was not … Continue reading Dale Chihuly’s incredible blown glass at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Art trip to Portland Oregon

After having posted 3 paintings (one below) to SopaFineArts Gallery in Kelowna for their annual U8 show, I drove down to Portland Oregon for 5 days with my family. Luckily they let me squeeze in some art-time! We walked through the streets for an hour to get oriented and landed in Powell’s City of Books. If you have never been, GO!ย  It is the largest … Continue reading Art trip to Portland Oregon