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Globe Studio tour tonight!

David G. White and his painting “Checkpoint” My brohemus, David G. White, is showing at Globe Studios tonight (Fri) from 4-9pm.  Come down to the end of Cedar St and talk with us about art, politics, and love.

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Got a Nye for art

So, yesterday was Christmas and New Year’s Eve: I got a painting from my very good and wickedly talented friend, Mr. James Nye!  Now hanging chez DW (above)

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David G. White–the new work coming to BOX11

My brother from the very same mother, Dave White, and I laid out this postcard for printing in preparation for the upcoming and awesome BOX11 Art Show & Sale.  Features one of Dave’s new kick-ass oil paintings, “Verge”, that can … Continue reading

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Art Movement at The Button Factory–19 from Art Allies

May 3-28 there are 19 regional artists from the Art Allies posse showing in The Button Factory.  Reception on May 13, 5-7pm.  This is a great show.  Deets linked from the Art Allies Visual Arts Events page. Now look who … Continue reading

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3 Amazing Painters Under One Roof

It was a banner night to see great paintings at The Tannery.  Amy Ferrari (her work above: shazam!) and Soheila Esfahani opened a display of their work at The Hub in an Art Allies show sponsored this round by Machteld … Continue reading

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Melissa Doherty–open studio Friday and Saturday-Apr 29-30

As Hilary always says: “you’re going to this, right?” Last night the preparations were cooking at Melissa Doherty’s studio in The Tannery.  As mentioned earlier this month, this fabulous painter is having her first open studio showing of her amazing … Continue reading

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The maker’s maker–Peter Moir of The Sign Depot

I was super-fortunate to get an invite to tour The Sign Depot today and brought along three of my maker pals, James Bastow (with camera), Ben Brown (with beard), and Mark Pitcher (at right).  Our guide was none other than … Continue reading

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shift – Mark Walton’s show at The Button Factory

Mark Walton’s great collection of photographs opened at The Button Factory tonight in Waterloo.  I met Mark at Jacqui Murphy’s Art Allies gig at The Communitech Hub a couple of weeks ago.  I really like what he’s doing around disappearing … Continue reading

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Art Allies rocks The Communitech Hub

My good friend, Jacqui Murphy, of Art Allies rocked The Communitech Hub down at The Tannery tonight with a really great show of artists who are represented on the Art Allies web-portal-of-local-art-goodness.  Jacqui’s vision of connecting local art collectors with … Continue reading

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Made: canvas stretcher for oil painting

  Photo: James Bastow My brother from the very same mother, Dave White, is doing a series of oil paintings on canvas.  It turns out that canvas stretchers, the frames that you stretch canvas over to paint on, are pretty … Continue reading

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