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#30×30 Followup: One Month of the Apocalypse Variations

My dear readers. I’d like to undertake a little post-project navel-gazing if you don’t mind. It’s been a little over a month since releasing my latest book, The Apocalypse Variations. Some of you might be curious about how it went? Heres some info: Release Date: June 22, 2019. Price: $19.99 USD. All other markets (e.g. […]

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 21:10:23 +0000

In Progress

Things have been going pretty well over in the oil painting studio. Well enough that I’ve decided to try a larger one. This 40×90″ landscape is a companion piece to the Apocalypse Variations. This is, I think, a third of the way along. But I don’t know for sure. I’m entering new territory! I’m hoping […]

Sun, 28 Jul 2019 13:55:59 +0000

Society of Canadian Artists 51st International Juried Exhibition

“No Matter, Fail Again, Fail Better”, 30×30″ Oil on Panel The Society of Canadian Artists 51st International Juried Exhibition is opening 7-9pm, this Thursday, August 1st at the Papermill Gallery, Todmorden Mill Heritage Site, Toronto. The show will be up until August 26th. I’m pleased to say, I have two pieces accepted in the show. […]

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 00:06:51 +0000

Writers Block

I have ambitions to be a writer. I’m already an author, and for goodness sake, this blog has kept me writing steadily. But so far, my successful books are non-fiction – and that’s not really what I imagine when I think about writing. You know – novels! I’d like to be writing fiction someday. I […]

Sun, 14 Jul 2019 14:49:17 +0000

Thanks to Everyone Ordering the Book! Please review on Amazon? Thanks so much :)

Tremendous thanks to all those who’ve ordered the new book! I hope you don’t mind me asking > Can you write me a review on Amazon? Print and E-Book. < affiliate links, thx ] I hate to bother you on top of your generosity – but those early reviews make a huge difference for independent […]

Tue, 02 Jul 2019 13:51:30 +0000

Excited to announce my new book: “The Apocalypse Variations: Thirty Paintings in Thirty Days”

I am excited to announce my latest book – available now on Amazon in Print and E-Book. < affiliate links, thx ] The Apocalypse Variations: Thirty Paintings in Thirty Days collects all of my work from #30x30DirectWatercolor2019. The book was my personal goal for this year’s marathon. Not just finishing the paintings on time. But […]

Wed, 26 Jun 2019 14:00:26 +0000

Echo Chamber: Do you want to read an interview with me?

If you are not tired of hearing me talk – Uma Kelkar has posted a short interview with me, myself – part of our mutual getting-to-know-each-other for #30x30DirectWatercolor2019. Have a read on Uma’s blog RIGHT HERE> It’s short :) Mostly about my in-progress attempt to be a painter, and about the relevance of watercolor in […]

Sun, 02 Jun 2019 18:55:23 +0000

Coming up in June: #30x30DirectWatercolor2019

Where did all the #30×30 posts go?!? I’ve moved everthing from #30x30DirectWatercolor to its own page. Click Here – or – go to the tab #30x30DirectWatercolor on the navigation bar. Thanks! Original Post: It’s almost time again for #30x30DirectWatercolor2019. The annual event where we celebrate the speed and power of Direct Watercolor by making 30 […]

Wed, 08 May 2019 01:59:53 +0000

#OneWeek100People2019 Comes to a Close

Thanks to everyone who participated! If you want to see everyone’s success stories – check out our Facebook group. From past experience I know people will stay in the group all year – so feel free to join even now that it’s over. I won’t be moderating over there till next year – but I’m […]

Mon, 15 Apr 2019 01:32:31 +0000

#OneWeek100People2019 Day Five: Play Time!

On the fifth day, I just messed around. I was clearly not going to reach the 100 goal with what I’ve been doing the last few days – so – I gave myself a pass and just played today. Clearly, I’ve been out of synch this #OneWeek100People2019. But it isn’t about me anymore! It’s about […]

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 13:37:30 +0000

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