Recent Events

The past year has been one of many changes both in my personal life as well as my artistic one.  It takes great courage to do both, something I really never though I posessed. It was not until someone had commented on this that the realization occured.  Moving and starting over is one thing but …

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Atelier Interactive Acrylics

One of the members of the Ontario Plein Air Society mentioned the Atelier Interactive Acrylics recently. The fact that you the artist can control the drying time was extremely appealing to me. Normal acrylics I found to be very frustrating because they dried to fast and oil paints sometimes took too long. The very next …

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Snow Day

Today was a day of experimentation with the digital dslr camera. This is an Olympus 10mp camera purchased 3 years ago. The camera is great but the learning curve is difficult. It is not as user friendly as the Canon Rebel. Hindsight later I wish the Canon was the camera i had purchased. Needless to …

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First Attempt at Plein Air

Here is my first attempt at Plein air painting on Saturday. Got my new Guerrialla Pochade box all set up and organized. The setting up actually took longer then the time I spent painting. As you can see from the second pic it didn't take long for this storm to roll in from nowhere. The …

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