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Caricaturing a Colleague for Retirement: Client Testimonial

You learn a lot about the people you caricature. I recently completed a caricature for a client that had a business colleague retiring. They wanted the Blue jays included right … Continue reading Caricaturing a Colleague for Retirement: Client Testimonial

Drawing the Navy House-Burlington ON

Take Your Art to Church and Challenge Yourself to Improve

I love to draw churches or buildings that have what I call character. They may make condos and office buildings out of glass but to be honest with you you … Continue reading Take Your Art to Church and Challenge Yourself to Improve

IHSA Video Shoot

Presentation Streaming IHSA Event-Testimonial

With the pandemic everything has jumped online with Zoom. The problem is when you have your presentation written out on a giant wall. Infrastructure Health and Safety Association had planned … Continue reading Presentation Streaming IHSA Event-Testimonial

Dover Beach Sketch Walk

The Power of Plein-Air Drawing

What is Plein-air? Here is what Google says; plein-airadjectiveadjective: plein-airdenoting or in the manner of a 19th-century style of painting outdoors, or with a strong sense of the open air, … Continue reading The Power of Plein-Air Drawing

Creating Art Through Steps

Have you ever bought or read a drawing book and spent time to try and figure out the different steps to get to a finished drawing? As a kid I … Continue reading Creating Art Through Steps

Art Class with Bruce Outridge

Success in Art is About Building Up Your Skills

I am not sure any of us thought we would be rolling into 2021 with a pandemic still in place and living under a full time lockdown as normal. However … Continue reading Success in Art is About Building Up Your Skills