Yearly Archives: 2016

New York Galleries and Museums with a side of Cyndi Lauper and Boy George.

By | June 4th, 2016|Gallery and Museums Visits|

A trip to see the Van Dyck at The Frick Collection, NYC, turned into three fast paced days of "arting." The kind of "arting" you can really only do in a place like New York. You know, where they keep all the art in North America. I'm sure you can do it in other places as well, [...]

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Hunt of the Unicorn

By | May 31st, 2016|Art News, Art of Consumption, Emojiart, Paintings|

Hunt of the Unicorn , 48" diameter, oil on panel, 2016 #unicorn #constellation #monoceros #rainbow #mask #archiemcphee #seattle #carollyne #carollyneyardley #emojiart Star.tk, mixed-media on canvas. #emojiart     Hunt of the Unicorn, detail Hunt of the Unicorn, detail Hunt of the Unicorn, detail Hunt [...]

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Tip A Fool, Helping Citizens’ Community Counselling

By | April 14th, 2016|Art of Consumption, Miscellaneous|

Best Assistant Ever: Paul Hogan, Squirrel, and Celebrity Waiter: Carollyne Yardley @tipafool raising money for Citizens' Counselling Centre #squirrealism #squirrelmask Mask by @archiemcphee I was asked to participate as a "Celebrity Waiter" at the Tip a Fool gala this year. Tip a Fool is the annual gala fundraiser for the Citizens' Counselling Centre [...]

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Rusty’s Electric Dreams. April Artist in Residence.

By | April 6th, 2016|Art of Consumption, Articles and Media|

I help the spot as April's Artist-in-Residence for Rusty's Electric Dreams, and received this awesome award in the mail today! It is operated by Rusty Blazenhoff. Yes, that’s her real name! She is a Pop Culture Activist, and an artist, maven, zinester, and blogger of alt-culture. Sign up for her inbox zine! When you subscribe, you will get sent personally-curated missives [...]

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Bird Houses – A Fundraiser for Syrian Refugees

By | March 23rd, 2016|Art of Consumption|

Birdhouse designed byWESTERN INTERIOR DESIGN GROUP LTD. Ann Squires Ferguson, friend and managing partner of Western Interioir Design Group Ltd. asked to use the image of In the Name of the Rose Squirrel for their custom made birdhouse that will be auctioned at a fundraiser for Syrian refugees. I love the details of this [...]

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Art Meets Chocolate

By | March 23rd, 2016|Art News, Art of Consumption, Articles and Media, Prints & Merchandise|

#Art Meets #Chocolate created by an art loving #chocolatier #Vancouver BC. #handcrafted In stores and online http://www.blossomspice.com/art-meets-chocolate/459059693 ART MEETS CHOCOLATE is a company owned by an art loving chocolatier located in Vancouver, BC. The aim is to fuse the creativity of artisan chocolate making with the inspiring talents of local artists while showcasing the unique feel of various [...]

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Painting of Lord Rocco the Pug, aka Mr. Puggums.

By | March 2nd, 2016|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows, Commissions|

I don't always paint pugs, but when I do, they be royal.   Lord Rocco (the Pug) 36" x48" Oil on Panel 2016 Lord Rocco The Pug - detail This paintings was a commission for Tiffany Haarsma, owner of Haarsma Waste Innovations. Based in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Haarsma Waste Innovations Inc. is the largest [...]

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Imaginary Friends Open Space Arts Society: March 11-April 9, 2016

By | March 2nd, 2016|Art News, Art of Consumption, Art Shows|

Imaginary Friends Open Space Arts Society: March 11-April 9, 2016 My submission Photo of the kitchen of my childhood home, and the exact location of last encounter. Photo credit - Jen Steele Photography. Photo Editing - Spirit Energy / Ripple Effect: Carollyne Yardley Photo credit: Jen Steele Photography Photo Editing: Spirit Energy / Ripple Effect: Carollyne Yardley The [...]

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FROM PORTRAIT PAINTERS TO COLLEGE APPLICANTS, SQUIRREL OBSESSIVES THROUGH THE AGES – Atlas Obscura

By | January 7th, 2016|Articles and Media|

My friend David Wahl, Director of Awesome at Archie McPhee gave a journalist my name, and I got included in this article by Andy Wright for Atlas Obscura. Yay squirrels! FROM PORTRAIT PAINTERS TO COLLEGE APPLICANTS, SQUIRREL OBSESSIVES THROUGH THE AGES Atlas Obscura January 07, 2016. http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/from-portrait-painters-to-college-applicants-squirrel-obsessives-through-the-ages    

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Analogue Magazine launch of Dec/Jan 2016 issue at Copper Owl. #anonymouse #anonymous

By | January 3rd, 2016|Anonymouse, Art News, Art of Consumption, Articles and Media|

Congratulations to Analogue Magazine Dec/Jan issue. Last night analogue magazine launch party at the Copper Owl featuring Kathryn Calder (SOLO) and OLD GIRL. Anonymouse made an appearance and was thrilled to be part of this months issue. Pick up your copies. Locations listed at their analogue page. With Jeremy Herndl, Renee Leighann, MaryEllen Green, Nicholas Oswald Lyons Seriously [...]

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