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Leanne Christie painting of road works and caterpillar diggers

Big boys room – Sam’s Collection

Sam’s collection and a big boy’s room painting.  Sam and his mother were in the process of metamorphosing his bedroom into that of a big boy’s room and with this came the consideration of what would adorn his walls.  They had hoped to find me during their visit to the Granville Island Public Market,  and the […]

Continue Reading By on July 3, 2013 in Urban, vancouver

Charcoal Drawing: Varnier Park

Another sketch from the Varnier Park area in Kitsilano for the painting demonstration which I did that evening for the Vancouver Sketch Club.  I enjoy the strong contrast of this drawing, especially the moody tree in the foreground but it does not make my pulse race like this piece does: Yachts near Kitsilano     […]

Continue Reading By on October 5, 2011 in charcoal drawings

Charcoal Drawing: Yachts near Kitsilano

Charcoal drawing of the area to the east of Kitsilano beach, where the boats are moored just in front of the Maritime Museum, Varnier Park.  I spent the morning wandering this area as I was nervously preparing for the evenings painting demonstration in front of the Vancouver Sketch Club at Hycroft.  Happily I can report […]

Continue Reading By on October 5, 2011 in charcoal drawings