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This is another piece that I did with oil on a board. It is titled “Masquerade”.

I hope you enjoy it.

The Affable Artist



The Canadian dollar languished at 11-year lows on Tuesday as a continuing selloff in oil prices thrust the loonie and other commodity currencies such as the Australian dollar into the spotlight, stealing the focus from a subdued U.S. 23 more words


Another day, another layer.

So I am still trying to get this one right.  I think it is getting there, but it still need at least one more glaze.


Texture Study

So I’ve been playing around with texture.  I did an extremely lean underpainting.

Then I mixed pumice and medium with lots of pigment and plastered it on pretty thickly. 38 more words


Online Shop

I’ve just started up my new online shop on Etsy.com, offering original paintings, gift cards and (soon) prints.  Head on over to Art by Melope on Etsy… 57 more words


A wee peek at the up coming The Joy of Chance Exhibition

The promo post card and some quick pics of some of my work for the Joy of Chance exhibition. I have also included a few close ups of two acrylic paintings and some of the pastel works I will be exhibiting. 43 more words