23 01, 2018

James Street North Studio

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Please visit me by appointment or chance, I am at my studio most week days. An appointment will ensure my presence. My studio is in the heart of the arts community in Hamilton. I am located at 167 James Street North. James Street is up and coming and is a great [...]

22 01, 2018

Giclees: Canvas and Paper Prints

By |2019-04-12T13:04:09+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Featured, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Giclees: Canvas and Paper Prints

I am launching into the world of Canvas and Paper Prints! They are called Giclees. This is an affordable alternative for customers who may want to purchase a favourite image. Embellished Giclees are high quality canvas prints using archival inks. They are prints that I have hand embellished for beautiful texture [...]

10 07, 2017

Supercrawl 2018!

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Supercrawl is happening again this year September 13 to 16, 2018! I will be found at my studio at 167 James Street North in Hamilton! Thursday, 6 to 10 pm, Noon to 10 pm Friday and Saturday, Sunday noon to 6. Brent McgGillvray and Jennifer Elliotson will be showing their work [...]

10 07, 2017

Go West Julia!

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I am excited to be going to BC and Alberta for a month starting July 16!  On July 22 I will be in Canmore at The Avens Gallery doing a demo from 1 to 4.  If you care in the area come see me! I cannot wait to paint the mountains! [...]

8 05, 2017

Pillows

By |2017-10-20T01:57:16+00:00May 8th, 2017|Cows, Featured, Florals, Painting, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Pillows

I have launched into a line of pillows that can be purchased here on my website in the shop or at my studio on James Street North!  They are 18 by 18 inches, made in Canada, down or polyester filled and the images are taken from my original paintings! Each pillow [...]

16 03, 2015

One couple’s unique approach to buy art!

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I met Esther and Dennis at The Artist Project 2015.  They were shopping for pieces to place in their beautiful newly built home in London, ON.  They were choosing between my piece and a couple of others that they had seen at the show.  I believe they understood that the artists [...]

13 08, 2014

Square Foot Show

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2013 was the first square foot show I held in my studio.  I almost sold out in an hour and a half!  It was very exciting! This year on December 11 and 12, 2014, I will be hosting my second show!  I have invited some amazing artists to participate My square [...]

24 10, 2013

Recent awards!

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It has been a great summer and fall!  This week I learned that I won the honour of having my image of Celeste be the Royal Winter Fair poster! Then later that week I won the Readers Choice for Best Local Artist in Hamilton, Ontario. I am thrilled and humbled for [...]

3 12, 2012

Wild Hope Artisan Project Featured in Canadian Living!

By |2016-02-01T18:48:34+00:00December 3rd, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wild Hope Artisan Project Featured in Canadian Living!

Wild Hope Artisan Project had the privilege of being featured in Canadian Living Magazine.  I am very grateful for this amazing opportunity for national exposure! Purchases of Wild Hope products provide so much for the ladies I work with out to Tanzania.  Funds provide clean water, school fees, medicine, goats and [...]

4 05, 2012

Stages

By |2017-01-03T16:24:14+00:00May 4th, 2012|Featured, Painting, The Work, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Stages

Some times I am asked what my technique entails.  I thought I would walk you through the stages of a painting! Stage one is the preparation of a canvas.  I usually paint the canvas red, although you could use any colour. I then draw on with chalk my image and then [...]