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Bold Original Art to Stimulate the Senses and Satisfy the Soul

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(posted on 10 Jul 2020)

Due to Covid 19, my upcoming solo show in the Armstrong and Spallumcheen Gallery has been cancelled/postsponed.

Instead, I have decided to present the show at Picture This Gallery!

The paintings are now ready to be viewed! I hope you are able to come by and check out the body of work I put together over the past year! Everything is also available to view online; just click on the link on the homepage!

(posted on 6 Jan 2020)

I am excited to report that Armstrong Spallucheen Art Gallery has accepted my solo show proposal! I am working hard to build a full body of work for my show titled "When The Pie Was Opened" - a collection of bird themed paintings - in October 2020. 

(posted on 8 Sep 2019)

Day Two proved to be another successful day! Thank you to my daughter who assisted me throughout the day, and to the wonderful people who chose to purchase my artwork! You encourage me to continue my artistic journey!

(posted on 7 Sep 2019)

Back at the Artwalk and look forward to a second busy day! A nice start with two paintings who have found homes!

(posted on 25 Jun 2019)

Five designs were chosen to brighten the streets of Summerland, BC. My magpies made it in!

 

(posted on 11 Jun 2019)

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"An Okanagan Impression" and "Shadow Play" have both been juried into the OASIS 2019 artshow in Peachland. 174 paintings were submitted of which 75 pieces were accepted into the show.  

(posted on 20 May 2019)

Koriander Takes a Gander, and Calls the Meeting to Order is part of the Art of Healing display in the Penticton Hospital. It will be part of the display for a 6 month period!

(posted on 24 Apr 2019)

Not only were three pieces accepted into the National Open Show, 2019, but "First Tracks" took home an honourable mention!

 

(posted on 24 Aug 2018)

An interesting opportunity arose to participate in a writer's and artist's event called "Inspired By".

First, I provide an original image to a writer, who then writes a piece inspired by the painting.  I, in turn, receive a piece of writing, and paint an image inspired by the story or poem.  I am excited to see the results!  

Two of my paintings were chosen to be forwarded to writers.

(posted on 12 Sep 2016)

Another Artwalk is over. Always a very busy weekend, full of meeting great artists and art enthusiasts. I was pleased to have three of my paintings find new homes!

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