ArtMotion International is proud to present another local rising star in the art world: Jacques Aleksandre Piqot Join us on Thursday July 12th from 6pm to 8pm at Hotel Chez Swan (1444 rue Drummond, Montreal), enjoy the fantastic colours and movements in the artists works, meet the artist over a nice glass of wine. You … Continue reading Vernissage: “Lucido” by Jacques Aleksandre Piqot
The blessing of being a tourist in your own town is that you have the opportunity to fall in love with your city all over again, Family was visiting from out of town and their kids asked to go on the ferris wheel at the Old Port of Montreal. As it happened, it was close … Continue reading Sunset From The Top of the Ferris Wheel
My parents are moving and downsizing after 47 years in the same home and they've accumulated some amazing things. Things that in their current state don't always look so amazing to everyone. I'm sorry I didn't take a picture of it before working on it, as it was a very, um, interesting brown shade of … Continue reading A Refurbished Mid-Century Modern Dresser
Over the years I seemed to have accumulated quite the load of "Kallax" Ikea shelves. They always started out as nice display cases and storage option, but after years of being moved around and ending up in my garage, they have seen better days... until today, that is! My newly teenaged kid wanted a cooler … Continue reading Repurposed Into a Bed – Thank you Ikea
Pin the Page and Mark Your Calendar! Join us for another amazing showing by Montreal artist, Maria Astadjov! When: June 14th at 6 to 8pm. Where: 1144 rie Drummond, Montreal, Qc, H3G 1V9 Don't miss meeting the artist and sharing a glass of wine over her many new paintings! Join in the fun and network … Continue reading Vernissage June 14th: “Essence” by Maria Astadjov
Landscape 14-002 Musings of the Artists Mind The green of this tree is wonderfully alive. I think it adds to the effect of perspective. If I didn't know, I would have a hard time telling just how big this painting is. Making small canvases like this is lots of fun, but much harder than big … Continue reading 500 Works of Art on the Road to Your Creativity #412- Landscape 14-002
I don't know about you, but I feel I've been looking for myself all my life! I figure the biggest challenge is that I am really uncertain about what I am looking for. So, I'll just continue looking, and... ... REALLY ENJOY ALL THE DIFFERENT "MYSELVES" I FIND. By my count I've been toying with … Continue reading What we find when finding ourselves
The Basics of Upcycling Furniture http://leslienichole.com/2018/03/05/the-basics-of-upcycling-furniture/ — Read on leslienichole.com/2018/03/05/the-basics-of-upcycling-furniture/ I'm so inspired by this it's crazy!!!!
The Truth About Where Your Clothes Really Come From – If You Live & Shop In North America https://peoplestrusttoronto.wordpress.com/2018/05/10/the-truth-about-where-your-clothes-really-come-from-if-you-live-shop-in-north-america/ — Read on peoplestrusttoronto.wordpress.com/2018/05/10/the-truth-about-where-your-clothes-really-come-from-if-you-live-shop-in-north-america/ A must read... and please comment!