Mixed media portrait on watercolour paper
When eyes see things much too far

When eyes see things much too far. First published in June 2017 when I was mostly painting portraits. Published again today, four years later. Even though I cringe a bit when I look back at some of my work, I … Read More

London Lantern by Christine Milewska
Featured Artist, Christine Milewska from Great Britain.

Christine Milewska’s lifelong passion for sketching. As a child and teenager I was never without a sketchbook and would also find myself mesmerised watching pavement artist as well as street artists drawing lifelike portraits. I went to Middlesex University to … Read More

Daisy on wood slice by Louise Primeau, Ottawa pet portrait artist.
A Second Beagle Joins my Pet Portrait Portfolio.

Second Beagle Daisy added to pet portraits portfolio. Daisy, a memorial portrait, offered as a birthday and high school graduation gift, is painted on an approx. 7 x 9” oval slice of basswood. The client requested this special size and … Read More

little homes of wood
Simple little homes

Simple little homes use up craft paint on small leftover wood pieces. These miniature homes were a summer project in July 2015 when this post was first published. Whimsical little homes are an unexpected but appreciated change of pace. I … Read More

Frankie the Pug puppy
Dog Days of Summer are Here…

The “dog days of summer” bring to mind the hottest days when, with parched tongue hanging out, dogs amble about, searching for a shaded spot under a tree to sleep the day away. “Dog days” was translated from Latin to … Read More

Two on the Puck, Canadiana art by Louise Primeau, Ottawa artist.
Canadiana Hockey Scene Going to France.

Canadiana art, “Two on the Puck” (“Deux sur la rondelle”) is quite different than my usual commissioned art work. However, I was up for a challenge when I was asked to paint a hockey scene and include the Montreal Canadiens … Read More

Pet portraits by Louise's ARTiculations
Loopy, a Standard Poodle, begs to be walked.

Loopy, a Standard Poodle, is ready for her walk.   Loopy, a Standard Poodle, lovingly stares at her owner as if to say, “What are you waiting for? I even brought you the leash!” Dogs have a way of communicating … Read More

Enjoy Life by Ingrid Ieva, guest artist at Louise's ARTiculations
Featured Artist: Ingrid Ieva from BC, Canada.

Ingrid Ieva’s creative journey begins in Chile, South America. I am a mixed media artist working with clay, acrylic, and watercolours. It is a joy to incorporate the beauty of nature into any piece of art or home decor. As … Read More

Summer Breeze, acrylic landscape by Louise Primeau
This Summer Breeze lasts all year long!

Keep a warm summer breeze with you through the cold winter months. Ah, summer…so much to do in such short time, especially for those of us who live in Canada. Summers are never long enough for… Watching pink, fiery sunsets … Read More

Flower Child by Louise Primeau
Flower Child, Remembrance of Times Gone By

Flower child, remembrance of times gone by. The flower child of the seventies is now in her seventies (some of us are, and some of us are in our sixties…). Maybe flower children are born and not made by the … Read More

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