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Artist of the Month – Bastien Martel

by Sandra Marshall It was a steel wire sculpture made by eight-year old Bastien Martel that set his future direction in art. A camp project of twisting wire into a three dimensional figure was a revelation that he could not … Continue reading

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Artist of the Month – Hengameh Kamal-Rad

By Sandra Marshall Inspired by the curves and flow of soft paper clay, Hengameh Kamal Rad responds as the clay guides her quest. She is a sensitive soul and responds to the touch of clay and to the human condition. … Continue reading

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Artist of the Month – Edna Lemyre

by Sandra Marshall Edna’s life had a somewhat royal beginning, as her parents were employed by Britain’s Royal Household and they lived in the Royal Mews in London, England. As a girl she had wonderful freedom to roam and explore … Continue reading

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Artists Speak – Dealing with Isolation

Rocky Bivens – Clay Artist “I have had a difficult time since the isolation began. I share my studio with 3 other artists, so we have agreed that only one person at a time can be there. This makes for … Continue reading

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Artists Speak

James W. Cook  – Multimedia Artist “The COVID-19 pandemic has seen the cancellation of one of my most important ice-carving gigs as well as left my upcoming summer sand-sculpting season in a state of uncertainty. Some jurisdictions plan to remain … Continue reading

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Artists Speak – Dealing with Isolation

Eiko Emori – Glass sculptor My pâte de verre technique results in a translucency that shows how colours change with light. The shifting light and unique colours bring movement to otherwise static objects. The vibrancy of “Fall Colours” reflects the … Continue reading

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Artists Speak – Dealing with Isolation

Janet K. MacKay – Sculptor/Painter “In some ways, I feel very fortunate to be an artist during this time of isolation. My art gives purpose and structure to my day. I love the hours of solitude as I work in … Continue reading

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Artists Speak – Dealing with Isolation

BÉLA SIMO – Metal Sculptor   “Work in a sculpture studio is often solitary. For my part, I practically live in my studio, so the confinement caused by the covid-19 pandemic has not changed much for me. However, I must … Continue reading

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Artists Speak – Dealing with Isolation

Bill Lockyer – Stone Sculptor “My name is Bill, I am born and raised in Ottawa.  I am still working at CHEO on the cancer ward.  I have been working in lots of venues such as painting and wood sculpture, … Continue reading

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Artists Speak – Dealing with Isolation

Alexandra Tytarenko – Figurative Sculptor “Over the past several weeks, I have been taking more time on working with sculpture from home. I also found myself also spending more time reading, observing and learning about other artists and their creative … Continue reading

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