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It’s Done!

Today I finished my painted umbrella for the Child Development Foundation of British Columbia. It will be sold at a charity auction, along with other painted umbrellas.   It was so much fun to do and I learned how to paint on fabric. As is usual with a new, untried project, I sought out the… read more

May 1st

Finally started painting my umbrella for the Child Development Foundation. In keeping with the cows I love to paint, my umbrella will feature cows wearing all sorts of rain hats.

Painting for a Good Cause

April 7, 2010 – The Child Development Foundation of British Columbia are looking for artists to paint their original artwork on one of the Foundation’s yellow umbrellas. The umbrellas will be sold at art auctions to help raise funds to support children with developmental disabilities. I’ve offered to paint an umbrella (or umbrellas, not sure… read more

Spring on the West Coast

February in southern B.C. was very mild this year and we’ve been enjoying the blooming bulbs, bushes and trees. Our 2010 Olympics were a huge success and attracted many visitors from all over the world. Now it is time to get painting!   Equine Art 2010, presented by the Washington Thoroughbred Foundation in conjunction with… read more

If We Don’t Blow Our Own Horn, Who Will?

Very excited and honored to have two of my three entries accepted into the Kamloops Cowboy Festival Art of the West Show, March 11-14, 2010, Kamloops, B.C.  They are “Breakaway” and “In The Moo’d”.    The Cowboy Festival’s website is www.bcchs.com.