My first commissioned portrait was of a Jack Russell so I’ve found that subsequent Jack Russell portraits provide an interesting marker of how I’ve progressed.
This is quite a different pose from usual but it really conveys Gooby’s endearing character with his expressive eyes and worried ears.
'big city abundance map buffalo' (detail) digital collage 2012. Interwoven maps of the cities I've lived in (Vancouver, Toronto, London, Edmonton, St Paul, NYC), the animal so central to the history, wisdom & wellbeing of my Nation, all immersed in the word 'abundance' written repeatedly in binary code.
This year my focus is becoming a better artist🎨 The most important step is embracing who we are so we can let our true art shine. I write more on how I do this, in this weeks blog post, link is in my profile.💕
I took this yesterday while on my way to deliver a very special and top secret custom order. 😉 I’ll reveal the painting next month, hopefully. You can see how happy I am. I feel so blessed to be able to share my art with the world. 💗🎨🥰
New works cooking in the studio.. ⚡️
Having some quiet time in the studio means i got to take in and thoroughly digest critiques and suggestions from my trip back home a few months ago.. always seeking to evolve, finess, while staying true to me✨🔋