Here is a selection of my latest paintings, which are on glass for a change.  … read more.

I'll be running a workshop at the Creation Station in Tantallon, NS on glass painting. Depending upon enrollment of course! In this evening workshop (four weeks, two hour evening classes) participants will learn how to prepare a piece of glass or mirror for a glass painting.How to put in a skeletal… read more.

First, I prepare the glass for the paint by using a prep fluid I buy at Michael's and let it dry overnight.For the next step, I sometimes prepare a design in advance and draw it on a white piece of paper which I put behind the glass as a guide (only works with clear glass this way...). And you can also… read more.

I've been at a roadblock lately, looking at my own art with a different viewpoint. It just doesn't seem to work for me anymore! Not that I've given up painting and drawing, but I've been mulling things over and figured out what the source of my dissatisfaction is... I seem to have descended into the… read more.

  Hello everyone!   This weekend (Saturday, July 20th [today] and tomorrow) is the 2013 Studio Tour weekend for the Peggy's Cove Festival of Arts. Since I don't have a studio, I'm hanging my artwork at Bay Hammock's Company in Seabright, NS. Which is on the lighthouse route, about fifteen minutes… read more.

Well last night at the opening was loads of fun!  We had six artists doing their art for people to watch (live!) and they called us 'Fresh Fish Artists'.... Which is pretty funny, because I found out when I was doing a bit of preparation practice that I cannot do a fish to save my life!  Hahahah! … read more.

This is a series of blog posts I'm starting to try to help others learn how to draw as I did. I used to do these techniques when I was initially learning portraiture from another artist that was trained in Germany. Of course, over time, I've stopped using the guidelines, as my muscle memory seemed to… read more.

This is a series of blog posts I'm starting to try to help others learn how to draw as I did. I used to do these techniques when I was initially learning portraiture from another artist that was trained in Germany. Of course, over time, I've stopped using the guidelines, as my muscle memory seemed to… read more.

First Post of 2013!

01/19/2013

It's been quite a while since I've written a post here, what can I say, I thought I'd concentrate on painting for awhile, as I spent so much of 2012 sick, I didn't really paint as much as I normally do.So, in mind of that, I'm going to put some of the artwork I've managed to create since beginning of… read more.

RE: Recent Artwork:A Dream of Sentient Paisley - a work in progress by Teresa Young.Well it's been an interesting year, but I certainly didn't get as much painting done as I would have liked! I've been experimenting with new techniques lately just to keep the creativity going, so I… read more.