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Started this discussion. Last reply by Kathy Orrell Aug 8, 2016. 3 Replies

Hi all, I am going to Montreal next week - kind of art related. Are there any art galleries etc. That are a must see? Any sights that I should not miss?If you have any recommendations let me…READ MORE


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Posted on March 8, 2014 at 5:35pm 1 Comment

I love colour and I am not really a fine detail person! I find that when I start painting, I lose myself in the tones and hues more than the exact size and shape of things. It's true of my thinking style I am a big picture thinker and an ideas person and then I hand the fine detail over to someone else.

I always had a pencil and paper in my hand as a child and used to love sitting on trains and buses looking out of the window and drawing whatever I saw. However, I was not encouraged…


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At 2:57pm on March 18, 2018, P.J Fields said…

Your welcome!

At 7:06pm on March 8, 2018, Mary Rogers said…

Thank you Mairi for the like on my pastel. 

At 12:42pm on March 5, 2018, Paul Dodd said…

It was just one thing we grew to live with, i tied it down put on extra clips  but it still rattled  lose but at least i never got nicked for speeding in it

At 5:59am on March 4, 2018, Harry13 said…

Your more than welcome Mairi. Ours has gone. Hope yours has also. Take care xxx

At 9:39am on March 3, 2018, Mary Rogers said…

Hi Mairi, thanks so much for your lovely comment on my "Downpour" pastel. I appreciate it.

At 5:56am on February 26, 2018, Mary Rogers said…

Thank you Mairi for the like on my recent pastel portrait. I appreciate it!

At 7:42pm on February 25, 2018, Paul Dodd said…

I think that came from about 1963

At 7:17pm on February 25, 2018, Nelson Failing said…

Youre welcome Mairi....werent they good memories....wish I could relive mine....all pleasant memories....

At 5:07pm on February 25, 2018, Paul Dodd said…

It's a shame kids miss out on so much fun and so many way of using their imagination . many people today Wouldn't believe that kid were allowed to play with coal thats why i posted a bit of old cine film of my sister a d myself  here it is 

At 4:57pm on February 25, 2018, Ted said…

Hi Mairi, thank you for the comments on my Gouldian Finch. They come in a variety of colours all of which are bright and cheerful. It is an amazing sight when you see a flock of them.




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