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Mystical Landscapes

Mystical Landscapes is totally my thing- when I paint I’m bringing forth an essence of what I feel from the earth. Usually it’s an energy or emotion, which I try to convey through colour and brush strokes to offer a sense of movement, like the earth is breathing. 309 more words

Canadian Art

Now Representing Renowned Canadian Artist Angela Grossmann

While still a student at Emily Carr College (now Institute) of Art and Design in 1985, Angela Grossmann was introduced as one of the Vancouver Art Gallery’s “Young Romantic” painters most likely to influence the course of painting in that decade. 342 more words

Canadian Art

Sombreness Sunlit

Emily Carr is a Canadian artist from British Columbia. Some of her paintings display totem poles native to her homeland, and I like those, but this painting swept me up in its wind of light. 57 more words


BC Premier Clark Supports Removing Emily Carr Paintings

The government approach to art – a stand against oil or a cash grab?

Despite protests the BC government will continue to remove all oil paintings from government funded museums. 244 more words


Advent 2 (2013)

This is an interesting piece because it comes directly from the passages, but uses different mediums in one image. I actually started the tree trunk in oil pastels that I blended together with my finger. 193 more words