Monthly Archives: June 2013

New Releases on Fine Art Paper: Banksy Squirrel and Romancing The Squirrel

By | June 27th, 2013|Art News, Art of Consumption, Prints & Merchandise|

Romancing the Squirrel and Banksy Squirrel on Moab Fine Art Paper Soon to be released this month Banksy Squirrel and Romancing the Squirrel Hand Signed, Limited Edition Printed with Ultrachrome K3 pigment inks on Moab Entrada Bright 300gsm 100% cotton fine art paper. Watch my website for release date!

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26th Annual TD Art Gallery Paint-In | July 20, 2013

By | June 26th, 2013|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows|

Saturday, July 20, 2013 11:00 am to 9:00 pm Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/534000453303906/  AGGV website: http://aggv.ca/events/gallery-paint-in I will be located at the corner of Rockland and Moss. Drop by and say hello, I'll be working on one of my latest paintings. Newly released Banksy Squirrel greetings cards will be available, plus many of your other favourite "squirrealism" [...]

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Squirrealism: Who’s In Who’s Out

By | June 26th, 2013|Squirrealism|

Since there seems to be an increase in using squirrels for marketing, I thought I'd let you know who I would recognize as part of my cultural art movement called Squirrealism. Pepto Bismol To-Go Canada     Tommy Tucker and Time Magazine http://life.time.com/curiosities/a-squirrels-guide-to-fashion/#1  In the early 1940s, LIFE magazine reported that a Mrs. Mark Bullis [...]

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My Friends Can Build Me a Spaceship with Door Guns | Prototype Equipment Design

By | June 25th, 2013|Art of Consumption, Work in Progress: The Lab|

3D printed objects. Photo by Ray Brougham ALERT: I have friends who can build me a space ship with door guns, so don't tempt me. Today, I was given a great tour by Ray Brougham, owner of Prototype Equipment Design.  They create many things at his facility.  As I learned, they are experts [...]

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Murakami Squirrel in progress

By | June 23rd, 2013|Work in Progress: The Lab|

I'm in the studio full on painting up a storm. Here is a preview, the grisaille layer finished for Murakami Squirrel. I designed the shirt for this painting using one of his famous superflat paintings. Murakami Squirrel in progress showing grisaille layer complete.

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The Girl with the Squirrels by Shanice Wolters

By | June 23rd, 2013|Art News, Art of Consumption, Articles and Media|

I wanted to share this with you. Shanice Wolters contacted me last year on March 7, 2012,when she was a Journalism and History of Art student at the University of Victoria. Shanice was one of the first people to write about my artwork and the squirrel paintings. I hope you enjoy reading it, as much as I [...]

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Walter Dexter , Canadian ceramic artist, pottery artist. Winchester Galleries, Victoria, BC

By | June 22nd, 2013|Art of Consumption, Gallery and Museums Visits|

Walter Dexter is a Canadian ceramic artist, pottery artist and post-secondary ceramic art educator. His works are highly collectible, and I thought it my duty to inform collectors everywhere there are three new pieces are available at Winchester Galleries, 796 Humboldt St  (at Blanshard St.). Winchester Galleries Inquiries call Elizabeth. Tel. 250-382-7750.   Walter Dexter [...]

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Carole Epp, Sculptor came by for a studio visit

By | June 19th, 2013|Art News, Art of Consumption, Gallery and Museums Visits|

Carole Epp is an amazing Canadian ceramic artist and writer. She is editor of Musing About Mud an online blog which showcases information, calls for entry, exhibitions and artist profiles related to the ceramic arts. She came by today for a studio visit on her way to LA. Carole Epp and Carollyne Yardley I posted a few [...]

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Bunnies, squirrels, and deer. It never gets old.

By | June 10th, 2013|Photography, YouTube Videos|

Here are a video and a photograph of the wildlife we are surrounded by every day. It just never gets old, and I don't give a sh!t about my flowers and plants. Eat them all, everything is yours. I just love your beautiful faces. AND TODAY I DISCOVERED THERE ARE TWO BUNNIES!  Yay, this means [...]

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Wondering what the h*ll I’ve been working on? In progress sneak peak.

By | June 10th, 2013|Art of Consumption, Work in Progress: The Lab|

If you've been wondering what's slowed me down. What I've been working on. Wondering what has taken me so long to post a new piece..... I set out to paint my largest piece to date.  This bad boy is 60" x 40"  and is large for me considering the tiny little brushes I paint with. [...]

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