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Win this 16' Chestnut Cruiser Wood-Canvas Canoe

In 2014, Ted Fogg, curator of Gallery 2 in Grand Forks, BC, walked across the street from his office at the art gallery and entered my workshop at Kettle River Canoes.  669 more words

Wood-canvas Canoes

We dangled...

We dangled
From insistent shadows
With unciform fingers.

Leapt across yawning
Interstices of moments
Barely closed in on themselves,

Knee-deep in molten latticework
We may adjourn here… 47 more words

Art Music Poetry

Secret Handshakes (& more)

23 April 2015 – The Douglas Coupland exhibition is partly at the Royal Ontario Museum (see Art With an Echo), partly at MOCCA — the Museum of Contemporary Canadian Art out Queen West near Shaw. 826 more words


wanted: April showers

If we’re to believe that April showers bring May flowers…what exactly do April flurries bring?

This morning we woke up to a lovely dusting of snow.   136 more words

The Great Outdoors

Woodland Waterfall by Tom Thomson

McMichael Canadian Art Collection has the biggest collection of Canadian modern art of the Group of Seven. It is located in Kleinburg, near Toronto, Canada. My favourite painter related, but not part of the Group of Seven, is… 345 more words

My Art

Northern Paintings

My blog for this week is a few paintings I’ve done to get through this extra cold February.  Tom Thomson I’m not, but I am proof that anyone can paint.  34 more words

General Life

Painting up a storm!

There’s an approaching winter storm/blizzard on the east coast of North America.  It will hit us here soon in Nova Scotia. Often when there’s a big storm brewing I think of the Canadian painting by one of the Group of Seven called March Storm ( by A. 166 more words