I certainly am glad I took the time to write about the Contemporary Art Gallery’s presentation of Guo Fengyi 2 weeks ago. The experience has not only connected me with some new acquaintances online who were interested in the artist, but it also challenged me to spend a bit of time with my thoughts about … Continue reading Scott Massey at the CAG
Cas & I reprised our createmas game for our Valentines date. This time, the goal was to make ourselves into fantasy characters. We has the same restrictions as last time; 1 hour limit and once we completed our first challenge, we swapped to respond to our initial creations. I drew (responding to Cas’s writing/creation of): Kaytee Pennywrench … Continue reading A creative date for Valentines
My grandfather was an excellent pen & ink artist. I have several of his pieces hanging in my studio & home. To better understand the medium, I took a Pen & Ink Illustration class that encouraged us to work with different inks & techniques. For this portrait of Judy Garland as Dorothy, I challenged myself to study … Continue reading Kansas
I’m pretty hooked on this instagram thing. While I am not fooled into thinking that I have become a competent photographer, the filters at least make looking at the photos (that I was going to continue to take anyways) enjoyable. Currently, the meme being passed around is #febphotoaday. I was quite enjoying the game of coming up … Continue reading My stranger Saturday night.
I have the pleasure of volunteering every weekend at the Contemporary Art Gallery. I stumbled upon the gallery quite recently when I was encouraged by an Emily Carr instructor to check out some of the local galleries in Vancouver (in an attempt to expand our horizons beyond the VAG). At the time, they were doing … Continue reading Compulsion & the Contemporary Art Gallery