Monthly Archives: April 2009

Bunzilla – oil and acrylic

By | April 30th, 2009|Work in Progress: The Lab|

Well, I bought some oil paints today, and I'm feeling the vibe to transition from acrylic. This painting was started in acrylic, but will be finished in oil paints. The first hybrid, and the next painting will be in oil. This is still in progress. (44)

Wee Rock Whisky Club Tasting

By | April 20th, 2009|Art of Consumption, Whisky Tasting Notes|

Great night with good food (especially the chocolate cake made with chestnuts!!) and fantastic people from the Wee Rock Whisky Club from Saltspring Island. Lots of laughs and we managed to taste/score some whisky. Here's the list below, and my tasting notes: Duncan Taylor Imperial 17yo 53.9% Nose: Melon, pear, sweet, fruit buttery. Taste: caramel, [...]

They Walk on Water – complete

By | April 19th, 2009|Paintings|

Size: 48" X 36" Medium: Acrylic on Canvas Date: 2009 Artist: Carollyne Yardley I finally finished this painting last weekend. I started it in November 2008 as an abstract painting. It then morphed into a second abstract painting. And while I enjoy the works of other artists who create abstract paintings, it's not [...]

Susan Boyle – Singer – Britains Got Talent 2009 (With Lyrics)

By | April 15th, 2009|Art of Consumption|

Susan Boyle - Singer - Britains Got Talent 2009 (With Lyrics) Source: www.youtube.com 47 Year old Susan Boyle wows the judges with her performance in the auditions for Britains Got Talent, singing I dreamed a dream from Les Miserables. Here are the Lyrics(Thanks to NewHotdox) Extraodinary shock describes it the best. Wow. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lp0IWv8QZY

Elvis Presley – I got a woman

By | April 9th, 2009|Art of Consumption|

This requires dedication. Friday afternoon rock provided to you on Thursday. Elvis Live. Enjoy.

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Arran Whisky Tasting

By | April 4th, 2009|Whisky Tasting Notes|

1) Arran - Robert Burns 250 Commemorate Anniversary Bourbon Cask (6000 Bottles), 43% Single Malt 2) Arran 12 yo, 46% Single Malt Built as new distillery in 1995 3) Arran  55.3%  Sherry cask #88 (513 Bottles) 1998/2008 brown sugar, xmas fruit plums 4) Arran NAS Medeira 50% Ltd Edition (5760 Bottles) Single Malt Bourbon Cask [...]

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Jen Steele Photoshoot – another photo

By | April 3rd, 2009|Art of Consumption, Articles and Media|

Here's another photo from the Jen Steele Photoshoot. I like this one too, although the colour version would make a better painting. To see more of Jen's work, visit her website: http://www.jensteele.com

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Lady Gaga

By | April 3rd, 2009|Art of Consumption|

I love her whole package; voice, music, costume design, sets, awesome girl. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JvhwIpspk-w

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Elvis – Polk Salad Annie

By | April 3rd, 2009|Art of Consumption|

Friday afternoon rock - even though it's still morning - ENJOY!

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Federation of Canadian Artists Spring Show 2009

By | April 2nd, 2009|Art News|

  Community Arts Council of Greater Victoria, G6 1001 Douglas (Sussex Courtyard) 250-381-2787 info@cacgv.ca www.cacgv.ca

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