Secret Weave

We started our last art class on Cortes Island drawing with Charcoal something I have not used much of but had a lot of fun with,mind you the  lady’s and I  always have fun.It was exciting to see what everyone came up with.Here is my new painting called Secret Weave. I would like to thankContinue reading “Secret Weave”

Pictures from School on Friday

The Stuffy Collection was at The Cortes Island Elementary School last Friday and has been invited back on Thursday the 11th to do some backgrounds with the students for the stuffed animal portrait.It was a very inspiring day as all the students showed up with there fav stuffy.WE had a lot of fun and areContinue reading “Pictures from School on Friday”

My Model for Week 46 of The Stuffy Collection

With 6 weeks to go on The Stuffy Collection and still going strong, I would like to introduce you to Mazy my model for week 46. This challenge of 52 portraits of my stuffed animal collection has strengthened my techniques and thought process and definitely kept me on my toes by the end of theContinue reading “My Model for Week 46 of The Stuffy Collection”

Tuesday sunny Tuesday

This is a photo I took on a neighboring island called Savary Island in the Salish Sea (West Coast of B.C Canada).It takes about 20 mins or so by boat from Cortes Island,it’s a small island I believe 9 miles by 3 miles acrossish it’s a very beautiful place.Today its very beautiful and sunny hereContinue reading “Tuesday sunny Tuesday”

2 artists, 1 art class

Every Tuesday, Lisa Gibbons, on Cortes Island, opens her studio up and invites artists to attend her class. Last week I had the pleasure of bringing a friend from out of town. Paloma Vita and I had a great day creating. I thought I would share both projects that we finished. They are so different,Continue reading “2 artists, 1 art class”

Introduction to art concepts and techniques

Introduction to art concepts and techniques For the next 7 weeks I’ll be doing this class with 54,ooo others from around the world. I’m very excited about it because I feel there is no end to learning in life. I will be sharing some of the work I do from this class and any feedContinue reading “Introduction to art concepts and techniques”