Monthly Archives: October 2015

Example of #Squirrealism marketing. “I’m all teeth and hair, the squirrels say I’m pretty rad.”

By | October 31st, 2015|Squirrealism|

Was this bus advertisement inspired by my quote "I'm all teeth and hair, the squirrels say I'm pretty rad," from September 2015 issue of Boulevard Magazine? I don't know, but I'd say Rachel Staples the dentist is pretty rad. This lady needs a squirrel painting. A great example of Squirrealism marketing, and it's local. Bus stop advertisement spotted October 31, [...]

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ART + FARE Fundraiser for the AGGV (Union Club of Victoria)

By | October 6th, 2015|Art Shows|

When you wear the same colour dress and become part of a gang. @artgalleryvic #unionclub #fundraiser #artandfare #red #dress Photo by Jon Tupper ART + FARE Fundraiser for the AGGV (Union Club of Victoria) October 17 from 7:00 - 11:00 pm. Get ready Victoria! The Union Club of BC is hosting a festive [...]

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7th Annual BLUE BRIDGE REPERTORY THEATRE FUNDRAISER EXHIBITION & SALE

By | October 6th, 2015|Art Shows|

7th Annual BLUE BRIDGE REPERTORY THEATRE FUNDRAISER EXHIBITION & SALE Wine and hors d'oeuvres reception: Saturday, October 10 from 1:00 - 4:00 pm Winchester Galleries Ltd. 2260 Oak Bay Avenue. This is an exciting fundraiser for Blue Bridge Theatre, - and will feature works from nationally and internationally known visual artists. Featuring works by acclaimed artists [...]

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Flower Beard meme + Why do historical paintings have so many squirrels in them?

By | October 5th, 2015|Paintings, Squirrealism|

Flower Beard, 40" x 40", oil on wood panel, 2015 Flower Beard painting was conceived of two primary ideas. The Flower Beard meme of 2014, a contemporary cultural element that was spread primarily though digital images and social media (Tumblr, Facebook, and Instagram), and my fascination with squirrels featured in historical paintings and manuscripts dating [...]

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