Owls are a recurring theme in my art, so I thought I would carry on featuring them for awhile. One of things you will notice is how vastly different the styles are. I have yet to truly settle into a singular style, and perhaps I never will. Art, to me, is all about exploration … [Read more...] about Featured Functional Art: Owl in Flight
About five years ago, I started to take my art Seriously. All my focus was on being a Professional Artist. This was all very fine and well, but I became unbalanced. It was all work and no play, until art stopped being fun. EEK! A looong time ago, I used to make my own … [Read more...] about Art for the Pure Joy of It
I was sorting through my sketchbooks and I found this illustration. Given all the recent hoop-la around Canada legalizing cannabis, I thought it was apropos to start my weekly functional art features with Ralph. This sketch was part of my sidewalk cracks experiments. On my … [Read more...] about Featured Functional Art: Owl in a Cannabis Patch
My MultiPassionate mind is insatiable. it needs to be constantly challenged. So when one of my peeps brought the Sketchbook Project to my attention I jumped all over it. What is it? We are an independent Brooklyn-based company that organizes global, collaborative … [Read more...] about Join the Sketchbook Project – No Art Experience Necessary
Recently, co-worker presented me with an art challenge. She had a black and white photocopy of a photograph, a baby picture of her sister. She wanted to know if I could bring the photograph 'to life' with colour as a gift for her sister. "Sure!" I said. Then I got … [Read more...] about How can I bring an old photograph to life?