Changing It Up!

Changing It Up!

In the last few months, I realize that I am looking for more inspiration in my art work. I feel the need to break out of existing patterns – how I approach a painting, what subject matter I am drawn to, how I decide to attack it. In the past I have found it so...

The Last Repair Shop

“One of the best things that humans do.” Worth a peek. Nominated for an academy award. One of the producers/directors, ben Proudfoot, is from Halifax, Interesting how filmmakers injected the personal, emotional stories. There is something valuable and...
Writing, an Invitation to Self

Writing, an Invitation to Self

I visited Joan Skinner recently at her home in Pleasure Cove, just outside of Pugwash, to talk about her writing practice. Joan has a thoughtful way about her. Like she has the key to the chamber of secrets or the answer to one of life’s mysteries. There is a...