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Who knew it? Today has been declared Inter­na­tional Artist Day. A big thanks to Alyson Stan­field for post­ing on this and let­ting me know — I’ve been so busy paint­ing at Continue Reading

This is the MOST inspi­ra­tional talk I’ve ever seen for creatives…or any­one inter­ested in becom­ing a full time human being.

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Art can cause us to think — to make con­nec­tions between things that we would not nec­es­sar­ily con­nect but yet upon dis­cov­er­ing them, seem to be totally obvi­ous. The beauty of art like this lies in it’s abil­ity for us to change our per­spec­tive and per­cep­tions of the world around us — to imag­ine the seem­ingly unimag­in­able and to make change where change is required. Good art holds a mir­ror up to our­selves and shows us our backsides.…what we nor­mally can­not see, or do not want to see! This IS…a beau­ti­ful thing, if only we take the time to look.

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ART :: What is it?

On June 21, 2012 By

The beauty of art to me, is it’s many faces. Emo­tional. Engag­ing. Beau­ti­ful. Bril­liant. Intent­ful. Intel­li­gent. Inter­ac­tive. Con­tem­po­rary. Con­tex­tual. Con­tro­ver­sial. Con­ver­sa­tional. His­tor­i­cal. Polit­i­cal. Discuss…

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What a lovely day to begin spring plain air paint­ing. Here was my setup this after­noon in Kananaskis.

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Art con­nects us and cre­ates space for new expe­ri­ences and dia­logue. This is the true value of a work, whether it is a piece of the­atre, music, writ­ing, sculp­ture, dance or a paint­ing that some­how moves us.

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I’m thrilled with what is com­ing off the easel for the paint­ing com­po­nent of the CAMP project, and so happy to share this work with you. Look­ing at this work on your small mon­i­tor can’t pos­si­bly cap­ture the scale of the pieces, many of which are six feet long. The works […]

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Men are paint. Women are can­vas. Paint adds colour. Can­vas is strong but flexible.…(a poem)

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What is art.…what is not art? What is your opinion?

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