PASTEL WORKSHOP

PASTEL WORKSHOP

with Ramune Luminaire at Haliburton School of the Arts Saturday, July 28 (9am-5pm) Spend the day exploring, experimenting with and enjoying soft (chalky) pastels. Use them to create surface, texture and depth, giving your finished pieces the quality and richness of a...
DRAWING OPEN STUDIO

DRAWING OPEN STUDIO

at Haliburton School of the Arts with Ramune Luminaire Aug 06, 2018 – Aug 10, 2018 (9am – 4.30pm each day)   Whether you’re experienced or a beginner, discover how to put expression into your art, improve your drawing, build from each piece to the next,...
His macro, my micro

His macro, my micro

Last night I had the privilege of seeing Adrian Clarkson give Ai Weiwei her award for Global Citizenship for 2017. I sat in the front row, spitting distance from both of them, and was totally entranced by the hour-long conversation that followed as Clarkson asked Ai...
Leaving Home

Leaving Home

Our show’s up at the Visual Arts Centre of Clarington. I think it looks great but now’s the time to find out if it has any impact. I’ve never had any children, but suspect that making art is like raising a child. Each project starts with an inkling that’s hard to...
Constructing an attic

Constructing an attic

… sounds like an oxymoron. Surely an attic is a thing that has to build up over time? To gather organically and mature into something interesting, embarrassing, emotion-filled and deeply personal? Judith A. Mason, Mary Kainer and I attempt to create one in the...