Monthly Archives: July 2012

Integrate Arts Festival, August 3-4, 2012, (including Art Gallery of Greater) Victoria, BC

By | July 31st, 2012|Art of Consumption, Art Shows|

Integrate Arts Festival, August 3-4, 2012 (formerly Off the Grid) Victoria’s 6th annual Integrate Arts Festival (formerly called Off the Grid Art Crawl) will take place August 3rd & 4th with an official art crawl, outdoor visual projections and various other art and music events throughout the festival. What: 29 galleries, 9 offsite events & [...]

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Sooke Fine Art Show 212 – Award Winning, Best 2 Dimensional, The Dovekeeper by Carollyne Yardley

By | July 28th, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows, Articles and Media|

Sooke Fine Arts Show 2012 Ӣ July 28 РAugust 6 SEAPARC Leisure Complex Р2168 Phillips Road Ӣ Sooke, BC Ӣ Canada Thank you to the jurors and the Sooke Fine Art Show 2012. They received 1300 entries from 600 artists who applied this year, apparently more applications than ever [...]

Summer Small Works Exhibition and Sale | Art Gallery of Greater | July 14th to September 04, 2012 | Victoria, BC

By | July 24th, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows|

Exhibition and Sale July 14th, 2012 – September 04, 2012 Exhibition and sale continues until September 4th, 2012. I have one piece left available from this show, called Geisha Girl miniature.  (Miniature paintings that have sold: Mushroom Hat, Space Hat, Green Bun, Atomic Robot Squirrel). This is also a great way for you to support the many education programs supported [...]

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Collector David Wahl sends photo of Squirrel Paintings in situ!

By | July 23rd, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption|

Bye Bye Mushroom Hat Squirrel! + Green Bun and Space Hat Miniatures The power of the web. My friend sent me a link to a blog story about a group of people meeting in brunch clothes and wearing squirrel masks which led to a Twitter conversation with two folks in the Twitter universe, which led [...]

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PHOTOS! Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Moss Street Paint In, July 21, 2012

By | July 21st, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows|

Wow! How fabulous it was to see everyone, meet, reconnect and talk about art all day. Thank you to everyone who came out and enjoyed a day at the TD Art Gallery of Greater Victoria Paint In (Moss Street Paint In). It was my first time participating as an artist, and while I'd [...]

Adam Sawatsky CTV News, Arts and Lifestyle Report talks with Carollyne Yardley | Moss Street Paint In, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, BC

By | July 20th, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption, Articles and Media|

Your Island Arts & Lifestyle: July 20, 2012 Adam Sawatsky, from CTV News and cameraman Jason came over to the studio today, and filmed me painting and talking about the squirrel paintings. He asked to be "squirrelfied", so here it is. Before and after. Plus the story with clips of myself and Mary Ellen Threadkell, [...]

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Monday Magazine, Artist nuts for squirrels. Local Painter Carollyne Yardley has gone Squirrely for her art by MaryEllen Green

By | July 18th, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows, Articles and Media, Squirrel Series|

WOW - COVER SQUIRREL! Cover 3829, July 19-25th, 2012 Issue Local Painter Carollyne Yardley has gone Squirrelly for her art Feature Pg 8 By MaryEllen Green Thank you MaryEllen Green, Arts Editor, and Grant McKenzie, Editor, of Monday Magazine. Monday Magazine, Cover Art 3829, Artist is nuts for squirrels, Issue July 19-25, 2012. Pg 8 [...]

“The Very Thing that the Squirrel Does”, my mom says.

By | July 18th, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption, Articles and Media|

After reading the awesomesauce article in Monday Magazine, by MaryEllen Green, my mom reminded me of a peculiar habit I had as a child, which made her think of why I like squirrels. EXCERPT FROM ARTICLE by MaryEllen Green, Monday Magazine, July 19-25, 2012, pg. 8) {The squirrel is nature's supreme gatherer  amassing nuts, berries [...]

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TD Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Moss Street Paint In, Saturday, July 21, 2012

By | July 18th, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows|

Saturday July 21 | FREE and open to the public Vancouver Island’s largest outdoor visual art event, the TD Art Gallery Paint-In is celebrating its 25th Anniversary! Count down to the Moss Street Paint In!  Come visit me! There will be Maps  available all along Moss Street, but you can find me close to the [...]

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The Avenger, new squirrel painting, pop surrealism

By | July 9th, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption, Paintings, Squirrel Series|

Here is the latest painting off the easel called The Avenger. The Avenger | Oil on Board | 16 x 22 | Carollyne Yardley Partly influenced by Captain America and superheros, she bears the mark on her necklace of the Captain America logo, which also happens to be the same logo for my [...]

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