End of Season Hydrangeas.
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Hydrangeas at the end of the season remain beautiful. Hydrangeas are a favourite flower in eastern Ontario (and perhaps elsewhere) because they are low maintenance and provide a great show with very little effort. My Limelight Hydrangeas in my former … Read More

Journal Page for Remembrance Day 2018
Let peace fly all over the world.
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Let peace fly all over the world… (First published in 2018)     Lest we forget…the enormous sacrifice of all our men and women in all wars.   I will write peace on your wings and you will fly all … Read More

Painted fall leaf by Louise's Articulations
To Everything There is a Season…
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To Everything There is a Season… …and a time to every purpose under the heaven…   First published in October 2019   I often think of these words from one of my favourite passages in the Bible. Frequently quoted, the … Read More

charcoal study of young girl from slums
A study in values
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The value of studying grayscale. This post from 2017 elicited a response from Kurt Chambers whose quotation appears below.  His comment is published immediately after the post. “The innocence of children is what makes them stand out as a shining … Read More

Dance of the Hummingbirds - going beyond my comfort zone
Going Beyond my Comfort Zone
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The familiar comfort zone is left behind “Art is a space in which freedom tests its wings.” – Marty Rubin. (First published in November, 2017) After two and a half years of painting on a regular basis, I can say … Read More

supplies for easy decorated pumpkins
Decorated Fall Pumpkins.
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Fall Pumpkins Decorated Your Way! If you are looking for something to do this weekend to celebrate fall, Thanksgiving, and Halloween all in one swoop, I have suggestions for you!  Decorate some plain, store bought imitation pumpkins! Or skip to … Read More

Daisy on wood slice by Louise Primeau, Ottawa pet portrait artist.
Daisy
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Je veux te donner des nouvelles de la fête de ma petite-fille, et surtout quand elle a ouvert son cadeau. Elle était tellement surprise quand elle a ouvert ce cadeau qu’elle a éclaté en sanglots. Sa mère  n’a même pas … Read More

Welcome Fall Banner Minus a Model.
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Model quits on photographer for Welcome Fall Banner. Photoshoot gone wrong!  Model AWOL. This fall, I wanted to paint a banner for our new home. The banner needed to be seen from the street. As a result, I painted big, … Read More

Forever a wallflower pastel portrait
Forever a wallflower
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Forever a Wallflower – a pastel portrait. Forever a Wallflower was first published in March 2017 a few months before transitioning from a landing page for my blog posts to a full website.  What does it mean to be forever … Read More

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