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Navigating the Vast Art World – One Artists Experiences

As a painter and someone who wishes to sell paintings I have been trying various arenas to get my work out there. There is so much to chose from: cafes, online platforms, markets, special events, dare I say….galleries? The list goes on….. When I first began painting professionally a few […]

Grand Prix of Art Delta

    As many of you may know I have been trying to get into an art competition all summer, this can be challenging when you still do not know many people in the art industry. I found out from my coworkers with Sources Community Living that there would be […]

The Second Annual How Great Thou Art Fest

On June 6, 2015, I went to Mission B.C. for the second annual How Great Thou Art fest. This was my first attempt at an outdoor art show. I had to purchase a 10X10 canopy tent, chairs and tables. I was nervous as I had to pack up all these […]

Everywhere I go, I find Art

Recently, I have started painting on linen and really started enjoying how it works when used as negative space. To create this effect, I thinned out my oil paint with mineral spirits and created a nice watercolor feel while leaving the grey linen exposed. You can see this technique in […]