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Friday Night with Marlene Bulas

{Submitted by Ingrid Mueller}   “Bright, joyous paintings” is how Marlene’s work has been described, and these adjectives describe both the art and the artist.  Although some of her work might be described as impressionistic, modern folk might be the

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Doug Purdon – Painting a Marine Scene in Watercolour

{Submitted by Ingrid Mueller}            It was a pleasure to have celebrated Toronto painter, Doug Purdon, demonstrate and share his extensive knowledge of painting with watercolour. As Doug started his demo, he discussed some fundamentals, and reminded

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Plein Air – At Rosetta McClain Gardens

Several plein air enthusiasts met to paint in the gardens on July 11. The day started chilly, as a mist rolled in off the lake, but soon warmed up nicely. We scattered, each to find the perfect spot to study,

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Plein Air at Riverdale Farm

Several intrepid artists met at Riverdale Farm this last Tuesday, in spite of ominous clouds and a few drops of rain. Well, more than a few. We spread out, sketched and painted and smelled the lovely farm fragrances. Hopefully some

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Friday Night with Jamie MacLean – May 12, 2017

         “If not now…. when?” A question asked of Jamie MacLean during a seminar, in the early part of this century, about launching new careers.  His answer was, “yes, why not now”. Ever since, Jamie MacLean has been

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