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Painting Commissions

Commission are a great way to celebrate a new addition to a family, a loved one, a pet, a treasured keepsake or even to bring a place from your past to life. I have put [...]

My Approach to Plein Air Painting

In May I was approached by the Federation of Canadian Artists (FCA) to hold a summer plein air workshop and to write an article for their July/August Art Avenue magazine. To tie the article in [...]

Summer Plein Air Workshop – An FCA Workshop

Save the Date! A new workshop has opened up - Plein Air on Granville Island. Painting outdoors has its own unique set of difficulties besides just painting. Identify those and painting becomes a lot more [...]

Abstract & Colour Mixing Demos :: June 4th

Save the date! Two painting demos, by donation, on June 4th at 100 Braid St Studios, #200-100 Braid Street, New Westminster. I have joined the 100 Braid Street Studio community in New Westminster along with [...]

Plein Air Demo :: Williams Park

I am hosting a plein air demo at Williams Park on May 7th from 10am to 12 noon for everyone that is interested. Come to learn more about painting outdoors, get useful tips on what [...]

Plein Air Season Inspirational Videos

With all the fantastic weather we are having it is safe to say plein air season has arrived. Being spring, the sun is still relatively low on the horizon as it travels through the sky [...]