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Posted in Articles on April 4, 2013

Über Cool Stuff—London Exhibition

I’m currently showing in London at Über Cool Stuff—London’s celebrated Geek Boutique. Known as one of the region’s best places to purchase limited edition pop-art prints and artwork, Über has partnered with Heist and Jackpot Vintage to expand their offering ... Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on March 5, 2013

20th Anniversary London Artists’ Studio Tour ...

Opening Reception: Friday, March 8th at 7:30pm Exhibition & Sale: March 5 – April 6th, 2013 I’m excited to have a piece in the 20th Anniversary London Artists’ Studio Tour Exhibition at The Art Exchange. I’ll be exhibiting “Late Summer Sun“ ... Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on February 11, 2013

This Artist Life II—The high cost of making art. ...

In the first installment of this series I touched on the broader financial reality of being an artist in Waterloo Region. As outlined for 2012, before expenses, my gross earnings on art sales totaled $9256 for 15 paintings sold. In this post I’ll be delving into the expen ... Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on January 1, 2013

This Artist Life—Economics is a harsh mistress.

As many of you know two years ago I quit my job, moved to a new city for and took the greatest luxury of my lifetime so far—the time to focus on making and selling art full-time. Now, two years into the adventure, I realize I am going to have to return to the work-force to pur ... Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on January 16, 2013

Landscape References

I shoot a lot of landscape photography as reference and inspiration for my paintings. Here’s a sample. I’m always amazed how even the most minimal of vistas, such as a flat lake horizon,  can change so dramatically from day-to-day, hour-to-hour, minute-to-minute. La ... Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on January 14, 2013

The BrushOff!—2013 Edition

Once again I’m excited to be participating in this live painting event. It was a blast last year and I’d like to invite you to help pack THEMUSEUM in downtown Kitchener again to watch 22 artists compete live for this year’s bragging rights. You vote on who adv ... Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on December 18, 2012

Star of Kitchener

This busy season find the time to relax and reflect. Take a moment to remember the wonder—this is your two minutes of holiday zen. All architectural textures and lights were shot in downtown Kitchener. From notable buildings and landmarks, to Roos Island in Victoria Park, to t ... Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on December 5, 2012

Celebrate with Light—Open Studio

  Celebrate the light this holiday season! The days may be dark but the art is alive with light. Join me for an Open Studio celebration, this Saturday, December 8th, from 12-5pm 24 Eby. St. N, 2nd Floor, Kitchener (by the Market at the corner of Eby & Market Lane) Lo ... Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on October 19, 2012

KW Central Art Walk

WHEN: October 26, 5-10PM, 2012 WHERE: MESA Gallery (Location B), 154 Victoria St. S. Unit 7, Kitchener I’m excited to be showing new work from my “Northern Cosmology” series this weekend as part of the KW Central Art Walk. Join myself and the incredibly tal ... Continue Reading