Paintings and Exhibitions from Nov 2002 to Oct 2003
Quine Exhibition at Belmont Cinema, Aberdeen Dec 2002, no theme. Paintings shown: Cat on Creel - sold to L Niddrie; Callanish; Kitchen Garden; Final Journey (early version shown, see 2003-2004 for updated image)
Artspace Show, Aberdeen March 2003. Shown: Footprint  (watercolour 16x20 - sold to Mr Snackleford).
EAFA Members show, Mercer Island Community Centre, May 2003. Shown: Cascade Spiral
Quine Exhibition at Aberdeen Arts Centre July 2003, no theme. Paintings shown: Strutting Chicken (no image)- sold; Sandy Paws- sold at later Rannoch exhibit; Pacific Birds; Spirit Tree; Flight Of Death; Mailbox - collection of J McLaren;
Rannoch Show, Scotland, Aug 2003. Shown: Sandy Paws - sold
Woodinville Fine Arts Gallery, Silver Lake Winery Sept 2003, shown: Barn; Cascade Spiral; Empty Vessel; Knots; Mooring (see 2001-2002 for most of images)
Paintings from top left to bottom right:
Cat on Creel (mixed media on board 5x7); Sandy Paws (acrylic on paper 15x11); Spirit Tree (acrylic on 3 canvas 12x24 top&bottom 36x24 middle); Flight of Death (acrylic on paper 15x22); Callanish (acrylic on paper 22x15); Mailbox (acrylic on paper 15x11, better image coming soon); Cascade Spiral (acrylic on paper 15x15); Pacific Birds (acrylic on canvas 3 x 20x16); Kitchen Garden (acrylic on paper 22x15);
Big Events: Started looking to buy a house in over here Oct 2002, purchased one Dec and Moved in end Jan. House needed a lot of work, still does :)
Visitors: Canadian Cousins Nov 2002 & April 2003, Janet and Hugh 2 weeks end Apri1 2003, Peter & Joey 5 weeks Sept/Oct 2003
Vacations: Traveled to UK end June/July for Quine Opening, 2 weeks family vacation in Proctor BC where there was a forest fire
Volunteer Work: Editor of EAFA Newsletter July 2003 - April 2004, job very intensive Aug/Sep & Oct; Activities Chair for WAA June 2203- June 2004. Launched idea for starting a Co-op Fine Arts Gallery in Woodinville with exhibition at Silver Lake Winery in Sep 2003.
" the anarchic spirit that actually made us into artists does not flourish in faculty meetings" - Wolf Kahn