Thursday, 31 October 2013

Seascape workshop at the studio today

Five lovely students came to the studio today for one of the workshops I am teaching in October and November. Look at their wonderful artwork!

Seascape workshop on Saturday November 2nd:  3 spots available

Dove workshop on Friday November 22nd: 4 spots available

Dove workshop on Saturday November 23rd:  2 spots available

More info HERE

Monday, 28 October 2013

Saturday, 19 October 2013

Art workshop for adults: Mixed-media seascape

First workshop: Mixed-media seascape on wood

Second workshop posted at: 

Registration open

Space availability as of October 19th

Thursday October 31, 2013: 1 spot available


Saturday November 2, 2013: 5 spots available

Program includes preparation of the base, design research, applying layers of acrylic paint, adding texture to the background and paper collage. At the end of the class,  your artwork will be ready to hang on your wall.
No previous experience is necessary. I will guide you step by step.

Time: 10:00 am to 3:30 pm includes one hour lunch

Where: 2376 Church Street, North Gower, Ontario

Cost: $113.00
Supplies and HST are included in the cost

Maximum of 6 students

What to bring:
  • your lunch
  • small hair dryer
  • apron to protect your cloth
  • small cushion for your confort

How to register:
Please send an e-mail to to register. I will send you a Paypal invoice once  the workshop is confirmed. The invoice is due upon receipt. Payment is required to hold your space or your space will be given away. If you prefer pay by cheque,  please let me know at the time of registration.  
Payment is not refundable.

Thursday, 17 October 2013

Today, 31 years ago

Today, 31 years ago, I landed in Montreal, Canada for the first time. I was wearing wool tights under my jeans and layers of sweaters, because, coming from France, I heard that Canada is COLD...
Little did I know! What a delightful surprise to discover Indian summer...
The garden in the fall

Wednesday, 16 October 2013

Masc workshop at the Ottawa Library, Sunnyside branch

Today I had the pleasure to teach a workshop on "Introduction to gouache" at the Sunnyside library in Ottawa organized by Masc programs for seniors ( in partnership with the Ottawa Library.
Some of my students had no previous experience with painting before. Look at their wonderful artwork!

Thursday, 10 October 2013

Last day at the North Gower Farmer's market

Saturday October 12th is the last day of the season for the North Gower Farmer's market.
I will be selling artwork, open lace scarves, birdhouses and showing some of the projects for the art workshops for adults I am offering at the end of October and in November

Click HERE for information on the art workshops for adults.

 At the orchard (Au verger)
Giclée print for sale at my Etsy shop  (click)

Sunday, 6 October 2013

Art classes at the studio

After learning how to draw elephants, students have been working on a Savannah sunset landscape.