Posts Tagged ‘christmas’

Christmas Show @ The Leyton

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

I’ve got a couple of pieces in the upcoming show at The Leyton Gallery, Our Annual Christmas Exhibit.

I’m sharing the walls with Iakov Afanassiev, Jennifer Barrett, Jack Botsford, Audrey Feltham, Jonathan Green, Bonnie Leyton, Rhonda Pelley, Elena Popova, Toby Rabinowitz, James Rosen, Margaret Ryall, Anita Singh, Ginok Song, and Jillian Waite.

Opening reception is this Saturday, Nov. 13th, 3-5 PM. I won’t be there unfortunately, but there will be cookies.

Polar Bear, 16″x20″, acrylic and permanent marker on board

Snowy Owl, 16″x20″, acrylic and permanent marker on board
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Xmas time in the Etsy shop!

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

Hey yeah! There’s a pile of new Christmas-themed paintings up in my Etsy shop.

Check them out – maybe even find yourself a last-minute gift.

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Xmas Cards

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

My xmas card printing went much more smoothly today when I switched from a water-based ink to an oil-based ink. I think it’s because the grey linoleum doesn’t like the water-based ink very much. The water-based ink was printing quite splotchy and I couldn’t fix it.

I then did a non-toxic cleanup using a 50/50 mix of vegetable oil and white vinegar (a great tip from friends at St. Michael’s). Works really well.

The next step is to add some spot colours using watercolours, I think. They’ll be up in my Etsy shop over the weekend.

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Christmas Cards available

Sunday, November 27th, 2011

My new set of Christmas/holiday/wintery cards are now available in my Etsy shop in sets of 4 and 8 (save!). They’re hand-printed linocuts with watercolour accents. Snowflake-printed envelopes are also included. Check ‘em out here!

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