Preparing for Dallas Exhibition

Happy Thanksgiving to all my American friends. As you many know, Canada celebrates Thanksgiving 1 month earlier. It makes no sense to me, unless it’s because fall comes sooner up here in the “North”. There are so many things on my To-Do list that this is the first chance I’ve had to sit down to […]

Gallery Meeting in Dallas

Alan Barnes Fine Art in Dallas, Texas has decided to move up my Solo Exhibition from March to February. The show is now opening February 12th instead of March 12th which is 1 whole month sooner. Only 12 weeks from now ! Yikes !! So much to do to prepare. I’m flying down to Dallas […]

Latest Encaustics

For the past several weeks in the studio, I’ve been concentrating on finishing a series of 12″ x 12″ encaustic wax pieces. I finished 6 in total and here are a few of them. Mostly this time I experimented with carving through several layers of various pigments to see what would be uncovered. Instead of […]

Monet to Dali

On Friday, I decided to take the afternoon off and go get inspired by great art. A friend of mine met me at my studio at 2:30 pm and we drove all the way to another country………. My Canadian studio to the Detroit Institute of Art = about 5 miles

Detroit – Windsor Border

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So Much Going On

It’s been pretty hectic around here and I feel spread a little thin. This is only a partial list of everything that’s been going on the past week. ♦ Got my new MacBook Aluminum and there’s always a time-consuming learning curve adjusting to new technology. Very cool though ! ♦ SmArtist has offered to market […]