Monthly Archives: October 2009

Victoria Whisky Festival: Meet two fans of Victoria’s most intoxicating festival

By | October 30th, 2009|Art of Consumption, Articles and Media, Whisky Tasting Notes|

For Love of Whisky Posted By: Robert Moyes http://mondaymag.com/articles/entry/for-love-of-whisky/ 10/28/2009 8:00 AM Meet two fans of Victoria’s most intoxicating festival Every January several hundred people converge on the Hotel Grand Pacific for the annual Victoria Whisky Festival (VWF), which almost since its inception four years ago has been acclaimed as one of the premier whisky [...]

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New Paintings by David Halliwell at Apes Art Inc

By | October 8th, 2009|Art News|

Three new paintings are now available by artist David Halliwell, including this one called, Save a Little Room for Me. Check out his paintings at Apes Art Inc.

Victoria Comic Book Industry Convention October 31 and November 1, 2009

By | October 8th, 2009|Art News|

Victoria Comic Book Industry & Movie Festival - Victoria Comic Convention, October 30 - November 1, Location: Harbour Towers Hotel Source: www.victoriacomicconvention.com Victoria Comic Book Industry Convention October 31 and November 1, 2009 Here's a list of guests from the Comic Industry.

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CACSP Saanich Penninsula Artist Studio Tour (Fall) Victoria, BC

By | October 7th, 2009|Art News|

The Community Arts Council of the Saanich Peninsula is getting ready for the Saanich Peninsula Artists Studio Tour (Fall). Over 130 artists. 11-4pm, October 24-25, 2009. Brochure and map available from the links below and also at local area businesses. Here's a link to their website and a direct link to their printable fall brochure and map.

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Can I Draw you a Bath, View Art Gallery, Victoria, BC

By | October 6th, 2009|Art News|

An article about this Victoria art show caught my eye in Focus Magazine. It's called, Can I Draw you a Bath, currently on show at the View Art Gallery. Primarily I noticed the blurb because it mentioned Publications such as 3X3 and Juxtapoz having helped broaden our view on illustration. I had just finished reading my first copy Juxtapoz Magazine [...]

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Wee Rock Whisky Club – Peat at Pete’s Whisky Tasting

By | October 2nd, 2009|Whisky Tasting Notes|

It's taken me a while to post these notes (Jan 2010), but I'm back dating. This was a blind tasting of peaty whisky held at Pete's house, so while I've noted the name of the whisky at the top of the notes, I did my tasting  notes before I knew what they were. BIG NOTE: [...]

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Carollyne.com quote

By | October 2nd, 2009|Art of Consumption|

Working with the web and media allows me to see into the future, and at my "real job" we're knee deep into blogging, social media, and video blogging. It made me think of the well known quote by Andy Warhol, "Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes." I've come up with my own quote, here [...]

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Bagpiper Squirrel – not finished yet!

By | October 1st, 2009|Work in Progress: The Lab|

This painting is still in progress. Where does the time go? (8)

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