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Third day of challenge missed…

…so on to the fourth Well here’s a fine example of ‘overdoing’ a painting.  I was quite happy with the initial composition, but my ‘realistic’ side just had to make changes.  I’m going back to this one today to see … Continue reading

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Oil Painting Class #7 – Part Two

Wow, these ladies have come a long way!  Only one more class, boooooo.

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‘The Beaver in Black’ gets photo opt in local paper

Okay, so he’s not Canadian.  He is however, loved by a large chunk of us, eh?  There’s always next year to honour a Canadian figure.   Click on the link below to view the article. http://www.thebarrieexaminer.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=3307576

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‘Pre’ School Art Class – Megan and Matt Learn to Paint

Megan’s goal was to learn how to apply paint for an upcoming school project.  Matt, to try it out. Well, I am always amazed and thrilled to see what each individual turns out!  While Megan strived for a more blended … Continue reading

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Library Show

This gallery contains 2 photos.

My work can now be viewed at the Lakeshore branch of the Innisfil Public Library.  The show runs until August 24th 2011. 

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They had the ‘Birdhouse Blues’

  Yet another study in values.  Just look at what these first time painters were able to achieve! Like I always say, ANYONE CAN LEARN HOW TO PAINT!!!

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My Paintings Have ‘Value’ – From Garden to Canvas

Right from the beginning my paintings have value.  Of course I’m talking values of colour.  If you don’t know how or where to start painting a subject, select a colour and break it down into five values (tones), by adding … Continue reading

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