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Flipping through the Illustrated War News from April 18, 1885, I came across this interesting image.
It’s been awhile since I’ve posted. I’ve been plugging away on some paintings, getting a series of 5 finished and framed, but it’ll be a bit before I’m ready to post those. I’ve also got a post I’ve been tinkering … Continue reading
This book is a quick read, and keeping track of the action might take a bit of effort if your not familiar with the events it relates to. There are also problems of representation which undermine the book as a … Continue reading
This painting marks a deviation from the historical and city scape subjects I have been dealing with recently. It was given by me to my partner for her birthday just past.
I’ve got some projects on the go right now that I’m pretty excited about and I wanted to post some pictures of.* These are 3 that are in various stages of development. They’re acrylic paint on 16×20″, 1/8″ panel … Continue reading
So I haven’t read this book. I bought it a few weeks back on an emotional high coming out of the “Alberta and the Great War” exhibit at the Borealis Gallery. The exhibit was fantastic, visceral. My senses were engaged as … Continue reading
The book delivers on what it promises, an explanation of the roots of western alienation in Canada. But its a very one-sided story that plays fast and loose with its narrative. Continue reading