Yearly Archives: 2012

Charlotte’s Web, new squirrel painting, Pop Surrealism, Carollyne Yardley

By | August 24th, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption|

I have finally finished, Charlotte's Web! Along with a better photo of The Avenger The Avenger, 16 x 22, Oil on Board, 2012, Carollyne Yardley Click image to enlarge

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Carollyne Yardley with Adam Noonan at the Massey Gallery, AGGV, Victoria, BC

By | August 4th, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows|

It was a nice afternoon at the Massey Gallery, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, acting as the Artist in Residence alongside Adam Noonan for the Integrate Arts Festival and Summer Small Works Exhibition and Sale. It was cool enough inside the temperature controlled environment to enjoy painting, while outside the day sizzled on the [...]

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Art Crawl at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Victoria, BC

By | August 4th, 2012|Art Shows|

Check out the Small Works Exhibition and Sale this Saturday, August 4th in the Massey Gallery at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, celebrating the Integrate Arts Walk (Art Crawl, Off the Grid) where local artists Carollyne Yardley and Adam Noonan will be painting and answering questions between 2pm and 4pm. See you there! I'll be [...]

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David Wahl from Archie McPhee’s supplies squirrel toys leads to new paintings with real squirrel mask?!

By | August 3rd, 2012|Art News, Art of Consumption|

Today, in the mail, arrived a real squirrel mask, courtesy of the fabulous David Wahl, the Director of Awesome for Archie McPhee's, the world's weirdest store located in Seattle, WA. A longer version of how we connected and how he collected three of my squirrel paintings here, but let me tell you, we clearly share [...]

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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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