NEVER DINE ALONE: SURREAL FRIENDS Come join us for the most fun you’ll have at a Friday night art opening - Never Dine Alone: a visual + sensory feast. If you like Lady Gaga’s new look, then you’ll appreciate our walking gallery of special guests; many of whom eat breakfast with Alice and dine with [...]
The idea for Never Dine Alone originated through a conversation with Ron Forbes, the owner of Applewood Antiques. Ron commented that many art collectors purchase portraits and sculpture of people at his antique store, and line their dining room walls with these forgotten and discarded personalities. With a cast of Â characters displayed in the dining [...]
Steve Chmilar is showing his work along with Brad Pasutti (love), Horst Loewel and Haren Vakil. What: Art of the delightfully Absurd Where: Art Gallery of Greater Victoria When: Saturday, October 15, 2011 | 2:00-4:00pm In the historic Massey Gallery. Artists in attendance.
New York City Squirrels, Tony Bennett, Nick Cave, Noah Becker w/ Jim Dâ€™Amato, Salomon Contemporary, +++ all during UN week New York 2011.
Our trip to New York City started out with a bang; an exhilarating cab ride w/ a mid-trip, hit-and-run accident involving another car. It sounds terrible, but as a result of this fast paced, and irresponsible driving maneuver, I immediately fell in love with NYC. I'm not sure if there was any extra chaos since [...]
I found a great website called QR Code Artist which is dedicated to art that uses QR codes inserted or used in some manner. I submitted Geisha Girl Squirrel, and the author of the blog Jim Dhaem wrote a a great write up. He knows his use of QR Codes! Â Check out the website link. [...]
I completed this one today called, Geisha Girl Squirrel (and code or QR code, or secret code), and a photo of the frame she's going in. Geisha Girl Squirrel and QR Code | Oil on Board | 2011 | Carollyne Yardley
I had the idea for Geisha Girl in my mind and have skipped over to it while I let the sheep rest in the field. I started Geisha Girl Squirrel yesterday and incorporated a QR code at the bottom right hand side, which I had planned on placing in the Shepherdess painting (guiding the viewer [...]
CONTEST – Snap a photo of yourself at Sooke Harbour House Art Gallery w/ one of my paintings and enter to win!
Great news just in! A lovely woman named Barb St. Germain of First Impressions Home and Staging Design introduced my artwork toÂ Frederique,Â the owner ofÂ Sooke Harbour House, and Sharan, the Art Gallery Co-ordinator.Â I met with them today, and three of my paintings are now available at the Sooke Harbour House Art Gallery. Paintings include Saint Squirrel, [...]
SteamPunk Squirrel is complete, but because of the various stages of drying times on the jacket and hat, etc. it's a bit difficult to photograph. Will take better shot later on. SteamPunk SquirrelÂ has already been sold to the loveliest art collector, and I will soon be saying goodbye to this funny [...]