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Grant Hayunga, paintings and slide guitar

Grant Hayunga, paintings and slide guitar

May 22, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Painter and musician Grant Hayunga plays the slide guitar and talks about his paintings. I’ll have to ask him if we can use his music when we make the figurative artist slideshow. In just 2 days, we’ve gotten 21 images in. Thanks a bunch everyone! It will take awhile though, so don’t wait up all…

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Copley on Cape Cod

Copley on Cape Cod

May 21, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Members of the Copley Society of Art in Boston were invited to submit work for Copley on Cape Cod. The jury selected my painting “Shell Seekers” which will be on view at the Cape Cod Arts Festival, opening June 26, 2010 in Barnstable, MA. For more info visit the Cape Cod Art Association.

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Michael Abraham exhibition, Vancouver

Michael Abraham exhibition, Vancouver

May 16, 2010 | figurative painting | No Comments

Opening Night:  Thursday, May 13th, 2010, 6 – 9pm.  All are welcome! On display from May 6th to 29th, 2010. Gallery hours: Tuesday – Friday: 11am – 6pm Saturday: noon – 5pm (and by appointment) www.michaelabraham.com www.galleryjones.com I was lucky enough to have made the small trek in from the Sunshine Coast to be at this…

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Javier Marin sculpture vandalized in Vancouver

Javier Marin sculpture vandalized in Vancouver

Sadly, a Javier Marin sculpture in Vancouver has been senselessly vandalized recently. Shame on those thimblebrains! The artwork was the Cabeza Vainilla, Cordoba and Chiapas by Mexican figurative artist Javier Marin. Three large stylized human heads made of tough polyresin in various juxtapositions made up the installation, located under the Canada Line just north of…

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Edible crayons??? Yup.

Edible crayons??? Yup.

Amazing photos of edible crayons and fascinating ingredients lists for crayons made from a huge variety of things like goji berries, be pollen, corn, blueberries, even prunes!! Very classy site. Let me know if you create your next masterpiece from them.

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Kseniya Simonova wins "Ukraine’s Got Talent" with sand table performance art

Kseniya Simonova wins "Ukraine’s Got Talent" with sand table performance art

Kseniya Simonova, a young Ukrainian artist tells an entire story by pushing around sand on a table. She uses nothing but sand and her hands to create these images. She won the September 2009 “Ukraine’s Got Talent” competition. She uses a giant light box, dramatic music, imagination and just her fingers.

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