Title: An Officer and a GentleSquirrel, 2008 Medium: Acrylic on Canvas Size: 18 X 24, Gallery Wrap Artist: Carollyne Yardley
I returned from Scotland feeling refreshed and loving art. I will writeÂ more extensively later on, but for now, hereÂ isÂ oneÂ of the highlights. I just love the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. They had 150 memorable portraits usedÂ on the covers of Vanity Fair magazine. Portraits ranged from Madonna to Katheryn Hepburn. Photographers such as Norma Jean Roy, Henry [...]
Well, I found the best of three worlds. My favorite songwriter (Neil Diamond), my favourite singing performer (Elvis), all wrapped up in a white sweet-sweaty jumpsuit, singing my sweet ol' favourite song (oh how vain). Add in a few karate moves, and you have a little bit of heaven according to moi! Enjoy!
I found a website through Artnews Blog that linked to a show of 10 artists from the southern California region. Two artists in particular - I just fell in love with their work. When I have more time to dedicate to my art, my goal is to start illustrating scenes with a storyboard and narrative [...]
Manon Elder's works are part of the set in a show about an outlaw motorcycle club. When Manon Elder began painting professionally 20 years ago, she never thought she'd become a biker chick. Then the Oak Bay artist was best known for her oil-on-canvas portraits of great Canadian women. But she switched gears a few [...]