Weekly Photo Challenge – Graceful

One of my favourite places to go spend some time in Powell River, BC is Base Camp – Coffee + Food + Art. They have Graceful(ly) made their mark as one of the finest coffee shops on the whole Salish Sea. Displaying art by local artists, serving super yummy organic food, and doing their bestContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge – Graceful”

Encaustic Workshop

So last weekend, I found myself in a jam-packed workshop, instructed by Shary Bartlett and facilitated by  Lorna Downie in her beautiful studio at The Rodmay Hotel. Shary was very knowledgeable and faced our excitement at learning her techniques with great patience… and boy… did we learn a lot!!! We practised with many different materialsContinue reading “Encaustic Workshop”

Workshop & More

I am off to Powell River for the weekend – the town that never sleeps, full of culture and arts. I feel so fortunate that it’s only a boat ride away from the tranquility of my home on Cortes Island. I am attending a workshop on the technique of Encaustic – using wax and pigmentContinue reading “Workshop & More”

Call for Artists!

Expose Yourself is an erotically themed, multi-disciplinary art exhibition that has been celebrating diversity through artist contributions, performance + workshops and hilarious group art projects in Powell River, BC, since 2008. After a production hiatus between 2013-2016, Expose Yourself is back on track for a boundary-pushing, body-celebrating, hilarity-making March 2017 exhibition! The next Expose Yourself Exhibition is: March 17-19,Continue reading “Call for Artists!”


We have been working hard behind the scenes and keeping it under wraps but I am very excited to announce that I have joined Caitlin Anne Bryant and the team that well bring you Expose Yourself 2017. If you haven’t heard of EY yet, it’s a boundary-pushing, body-celebrating, hilarity-making, multi-disciplinary art exhibition based in Powell RiverContinue reading “Announcement”

Art Show + CD Release

The first opening of my new art installation,”the Other-Side presents That Wall’ opens tomorrow, Friday June 24th, 2016 in Powell River B.C. I would like to invite you all local folks to join me as I unveil the show and share the soundtrack for the first time! Come enjoy an evening of art, appies, andContinue reading “Art Show + CD Release”

A sneak peek!!!

The Other-Side presents That Wall My new art installation involves many mixed media. One element is my interpretation of Graffiti Art inspired by the West side of the Berlin Wall. Here is a Sneak Peek at one of the 13 panels I created on recycled dresser drawers. I used spray paint, collage, acrylic and foundContinue reading “A sneak peek!!!”

Art + CD Announcement

Mark Your Calendars! the Other-Side presents That Wall in Powell River B.C. @ The Rainbow Room Art installation by Laura Balducci with a Cd release by the Other-Side June 24th 6pm to 9pm  opening reception With a special live performance by The Unpredictable Del Riveria Apps and cash bar by The Convenient Chef June 25thContinue reading “Art + CD Announcement”

the Other-Side

Excited and jumping for joy !!! We are happy to announce that CD of the sound track for the art installation called “That Wall” have gone to press. We look forward to sharing this exciting project with you all  during the up coming art shows this summer and a soon to be announced CD releaseContinue reading “the Other-Side”

The Abbie Hoffman Society

In 2013 my band The Abbie Hoffman Society released our 1st full CD.We had so much fun over the years creating music,performing and going on tour. A collaboration between Meghan Hildebrand and Myself created the album cover.Today I share the collage I made out of the inside of tetra pack’s (almond milk packages) and aContinue reading “The Abbie Hoffman Society”