This Land is OUR LandMyself and two other artists, Kim Rempel and Michelle Teitsma, have been working for the past year on a project researching the impact of the Greenbelt legisltion in Southern Ontario. There is a link to our venture on the right of this blog (Greenbelt Collective) or click here.
A local television show recently approached and interviewed us in response to the plight of area grape farmers and you can view the Utube interview on that link.
A big THANK YOU to Stephen Parr and TV Cogeco!
I have been exercising great restraint in NOT going outside to paint this week.
- self discipline goes a long way in art-making (and life in general:D
I have been working on some larger paintings in the studio and really need to stay in the same frame of mind. Sometimes switching off to render small works just takes me away from a place that took me so long to get to...
So I am posting some wee encaustic field boxes that I created last April. The images were drawn or painted on-site and then I employed the encaustic technique to permanently fuse them to wooden boxes. To see more of my encaustic series, please click here.
April, Little Voices in the Air
encaustic on box