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Sakimichan’s Gender-Swopped Fairy Tale Creations

By Derek Newman-Stille

Sakimichan is a Canadian artist who, among other things, creates beautiful gender-swopped fairy tale figures. We had a chance to meet briefly at Fan Expo Canada a few years ago. 800 more words

Beauty And The Beast

dereknewmanstille reblogged this on Over the Rainbow: Folk and Fairy Tales from the Margins and commented:

If you are interested in some inspiration about gender play in fairy tales, check out this discussion of the art work of Canadian artist Sakimichan.

Large Terrill Welch landscape paintings showing at Massey Gallery in Victoria

The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria’s  Massey Gallery  shows new work in their rental/sales program from April 28 to May 22, 2016. These three large Terrill Welch  coastline, seascape oil paintings are available as part of this group show for the rental/sales program. 251 more words

Oil Paintings

On Being A Bower Bird

I thinks this will really be my blog.  On being a Bower Bird.  And what is a Bower Bird you may ask?  Well….it’s a bird from somewhere in South America (I think…I will have to check that out later) that is creative and artistic to attract it’s mate and to deter it’s adversaries.   113 more words

Fine Art

Autumn Magazine Cover for March

Canadian Pop artist, Tiffany Ponce came down to Phoenix for her feature in Autumn Magazine and to record her new music video. It was a blast. 85 more words

Ramzoid “Nature/Nature”

Ramzoid “Nature/Nature”

If you’re feeling in need of an exotic getaway, look no further than the newest release from Ramzoid, appropriately titled “Nature/Nature. 241 more words


Tangled Art Gallery Launch: Disability Arts opening this May.

You are invited to the official opening of the Tangled Art Gallery! The gallery is showcasing Disability Arts and advancing accessible curatorial practices. This showcase opens on May 4th in Toronto’s iconic arts building, at 401 Richmond. 96 more words

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A Hindu Wedding

The ceremony of the Hindu wedding fascinates me. My own Catholic wedding was 20 to 25 minutes. But looking back, I would have loved to have worn an orange ceremonial wedding gown like the bride in this illustration, or pink, or blue, something with  colour or even a sash or collar with colour! 506 more words