Sneak Preview of new Grizzly Bear painting and demo

Picture of me and my painting for the local paper Not finished yet!! So…I’m having a one-man show on April 20th. I’m pretty excited, but do I ever have a lot of painting to do! This is number two in the grizzly bear series…am I doing a series? Hmmm…Maybe I will…I’ve been enjoying painting theseContinue reading “Sneak Preview of new Grizzly Bear painting and demo”

The House of Noomst, Bella Coola

House of Noomst~oil on canvas $825.00 I’ve been very busy lately, painting, but not posting. I’ve secured a studio/gallery space at the local hotel and restaurant, and I’ve been going “to work” every day until my kids finish school. It’s been great fun, meeting and talking to adults for a change:) And I’ve been keeping up theContinue reading “The House of Noomst, Bella Coola”

View from the Gazebo

View from the Gazebo-Coast Mountain Lodge I’m feeling a bit homesick today, missing my friends and family. My best friend is getting married today, too, and I’m missing it, because I’m still stuck here. Congratulations, Jen! I love you! This is a sketch I did while I was still in Bella Coola, before the flood.Continue reading “View from the Gazebo”

Bella Coola Floods, Painting Workshops and Commissions

Well, a bloody lot has happened since I last posted, and that was only a little over a week ago. Sorry to keep you waiting, but I have a good reason. Mainly that my town, Bella Coola, with it’s one highway leading into it, has been hit with a devastating flood. The road is outContinue reading “Bella Coola Floods, Painting Workshops and Commissions”

Grizzly Bear in the River

                                 Grizzly  8″x10″ graphite on bristol  $150.00 Soon to be framed, and on display for sale at the Bella Coola Valley Inn Gallery. Framed Price, $200.00. The Bella Coola Valley, where I live is one of the last wild placesContinue reading “Grizzly Bear in the River”

Nuxalk, Native American Art, Regalia, original oil painting

“Light Dancer” 9″x12″ oil on canvas $225.00 This is my newest painting in the Potlatch Series. I’m not sure of the original name of the dance, but the original painting shows some great backlight coming in behind her head, hence the title. The photo is a bit dark, I’ll try to upload a better pictureContinue reading “Nuxalk, Native American Art, Regalia, original oil painting”

Music Festival Poster AND New painting–HELP!

I know I said I’d post the poster the next day, but I thought I’d better get it okayed from the festival committee first, and it did. They love it, so now you get to see it. It doesn’t have all of the text on it yet, but the design part is finished. I’m alsoContinue reading “Music Festival Poster AND New painting–HELP!”