Sweet Seduction Flower Field painted by Louise Primeau.
Dazzling Blooms on Flower Farm.

Inspiration found in flower fields visited last year. I am inspired by last year’s dazzling blooms in the flower fields at Green Corners in Edwards, Ontario. In my paintings, I imagine clear skies similar to the day we visited the … Read More

Easter Lily by Louise Primeau
Easter Lily.

    The Easter Lily was painted with acrylics on 9 x 12 watercolour paper. I didn’t like the background so I imported the image into Procreate and played with the tools. The new background hides the parts I don’t … Read More

Woolly Anticipation. painted by Louise Primeau
Woolly Anticipation Lamb for Spring.

“Woolly Anticipation”.   Little Spring Lamb, “Woolly Anticipation”, is a promise that spring is here to stay in eastern Ontario. Weather is a fickle thing this year. Winter felt like a long extension of fall with little glimpses of spring. … Read More

A Crown of Flowers in Her Hair by Louise Primeau, Ontario artist.
A Crown of Flowers for Spring.

Flower garlands can be worn on many occasions. For instance, wreaths of delicate Baby’s Breath (Gypsophyla) might be worn by young girls at weddings or other religious ceremonies. Young princesses might wear a garland of flowers as Princess Charlotte did … Read More

pastel portrait of pink haired woman
Seeing pink in a different light…

“People usually associate the colour pink with weakness and naiveté; but I associate this colour with the most beautiful parts of the day – dawn and dusk! And in my searching through mystical writings, I have found that pink is … Read More

George's portrait by Louise Primeau
George, a Frenchie Rescue.

George, a puppy mill rescue, is one lucky boy! George, a young Frenchie, is now living a much improved life with his family. Unfortunately, that was not always the case. The client said that when she first saw George, he … Read More

Hollyhock Heaven by Louise Primeau, Ontario artist.
Country Garden Flowers.

Flowers from an old country garden. As often happens when I paint, long forgotten memories resurface. Moments, feelings, colours, smells, and sometimes, snippets of songs come to mind. While painting the country garden below, I remembered a song my mother … Read More

Rejected - monochromatic sketch
Expressive monochromatic sketches in blue.

Expressive monochromatic sketches yield quick results. Sketches that are expressive and monochromatic…those were key words that attracted my attention in a recent email sent to me from Ivy Newport. Newport, an Oregon artist, posted a free tutorial on her website to … Read More

An Odd Couple by Ottawa pet portrait artist Louise Primeau.
Are They Really an Odd Couple?

Odd couples exist everywhere… It might be surprising that a cat and a bird could be friends since birds are prey for cats. Remember Tweety Bird and Sylvester from The Bugs Bunny Hour? (American animated series). Granny was always protecting … Read More

Axl, Wheaten Terrier portrait by Louise Primeau, pet portrait artist
Axl – a Wheaten Terrier Portrait.

Axl is a most colourful Wheaten Terrier!   A Wheaten Terrier is intelligent, playful, energetic, and faithful and Axl’s portrait reflects these qualities. With his keen eyes staring at the viewer, he is demonstrating that he is very smart and … Read More

Etched roses by Louise's ARTiculations
Funky February Florals.

Funky florals add colour to dull February. Why Funky Florals in February? Why not I say? (one of my most pinned posts on Pinterest) Isn’t colour exactly what is needed when winter won’t give way to spring for a few … Read More

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