Another Fantastic Colourful Adventure Also Fondly Conversed About as the Associate of the Federation of Canadian Artists or just AFCA. Why the rambles? On Sunday 9 March 2014 I was awarded my AFCA along with 14 other established artists at the Federation of Canadian Artists. Receiving the Associate level of membership is recognition by senior […]
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Summer Collection 2013 event photos. Thank you to everyone who emailed photos of the Harmony Arts Festival and the Circle Craft Summer Market. If your image does not appear on this page, please feel free to email me at: [email protected] It was a perfect summer for the first Circle Craft Summer market which was held at the […]
Sam Kee building which now houses Jack Chow’s insurance, one of the first monochromatic paintings. Ripley’s and the Guiness Book of World records has declared this the world’s narrowest building. The view from the corner of Carrall and Pender street in Vancouver’s China Town is one of the most iconographic. The Sun building, the gates […]
Charcoal drawing of cranes at the Vancouver Ports. A productive Monday afternoon which ended up in the painting “Monday Afternoon” which won the Best Landscape award at the 2nd AIRS show at the Federation of Canadian artists.
Charcoal drawing of East Pender street at Gore, China Town. The funny thing about this drawing session was that the final painting ended up being of the area slightly to the right of this view. Thanks to the crazy little dog that forced me to step a step to the side and open my eyes. […]
-An increasingly iconographic image of Vancouver. This is especially true of East Vancouver where the designated cycle routes becoming thriving highways of 2 wheel traffic at certain times of the day. This is the second painting which includes a cyclist, although this one a little more casual with the posture more akin to the Keefer/Gore […]
Why the fire escape? There is a small park just off Gore Street near the corner of East Pender which presents a pleasant environment in which to draw, especially in the morning. Not many people wander through and those that do, tend to leave you alone. This particular morning was no different and the only […]