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Bouts

Art can sometimes be a funny thing. Of late my painting and drawing have fallen off and my writing out put has increased. Through the beginning of the year it was the opposite, but then again I had a project … Continue reading

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First full size poem – painting

Since May I’ve been writing all my poetry in small Stillman and Birn 3.5 x 5.5 sketchbooks and doing very rough illustrations for them. This is the first one I’ve transformed into a full size painting with the text. Looks … Continue reading

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Another pick up and a rejection

Fortune passes everywhere. I received notice that another poem has been picked up this time by a New Zealand based journal – just one poem of the three submitted, but it’s the third journal this year so no complaints. On … Continue reading

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Cool stuff keeps happening.

I’m trying to keep the momentum going. This past week I’ve submitted to another few magazines but wanted to revisit the coolness that has happened so far this year. The copies of The Soap Box – Home finally came in … Continue reading

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A different project – an opinion

Let’s start with the opinion. Someone I know congratulated me on the success of the Depanneur series and the show. It was nice, it’s always nice to hear nice things. They smoothly transitioned from congratulations to a question: when do … Continue reading

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A successful vernissage

Last night the much awaited, by me at least, Celebration 150-375 finally happened. Going in to the show with three paintings already sold was nice as was selling another painting on opening night. This is the one which sold last … Continue reading

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A little bit closer

Digging out is much harder than digging in. Between the day from hell in April, and the expenses that have come along on our son’s health front, the fact that we’re still in the black is a testament to years … Continue reading

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Sheet of Coat of Arms Stickers

Morrie Portnoff at Nunavik Graphics in Pointe Claire did a bang up job of printing up the Bernicky coat of arms stickers at a very reasonable price – much lower than any online service I looked at and the turn … Continue reading

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June 21st already!?!

Tempus fugit indeed. Time does fly when you’re not watching. The Celebration 150 / 375 is fast approaching. Below is the handbill for the event. Woohoo. Looking forward to it all. Lots of work and completely lacking in glamour, but … Continue reading

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Celebration Canada 150 – Montreal 375 Collection

Here they are – two already presold before the show starts.

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