Art Show – Sneak Peek

A quick sneak peek of a painting on my mantle waiting to go to the gallery. It's a big piece, 30" x 72" and is inspired by the educational reader I illustrated for David Bouchard and Turtle Island Voices. The show is One Week Away! ------ The Bearclaw Gallery Presents: "An Unbroken Spirit" Paintings by [...]

By | November 10th, 2012|Art, Bearclaw Gallery, Show|3 Comments

iPad 2 – Creation Tool

Well, I finally did it. I broke down and got the iPad 2. It's amazing. I've seen it in stores, I've clicked the little icons, but something about owning one, customizing it, making it your very own. That's powerful. So of course, one of the first things I did was draw. Here it is: What [...]

By | March 26th, 2011|apple, Art, creation, drawing, iPad 2|0 Comments

From the Archives

The Old SaintMixed Media on Canvas2009I painted this last year for a friend who really loves art, collects art and is just a good all round guy.It's an old spiritual man, a saint, listening to the whisperings of the spirits of the land. In Old Europe, Christianity was pretty much the only option for spiritual [...]

By | February 1st, 2011|Art, land, native, raven, saint, spirit|0 Comments

Dull drums decline

Fleur-ishChalk Pastel on Paper12"x 16"2011I know spring is months away, but I feel like I'm waking up a little early. I've been laying fallow for the past six weeks or so, seemingly unable to do anything art related. Create, ship, whatever. This week has seen a rejuvenation. I'm ready again..

By | January 21st, 2011|Art, create, doldrums, flourish, morning|0 Comments

Come See Some Art!

Insightful Mind11" x 13"Mixed Media on Paper2010We are so used to looking outward, outward. As if the world existed somewhere beyond us, at arms length. This isn't a failing, it's a quirk of our physical inheritance and a necessary one. Part of growing is to know that the world outside ourselves is just one part [...]

By | December 4th, 2010|Art, compassion, growth, insight, Paquette|2 Comments

New Work to Share

Spider Grandmother Connects Us All24" x 36"Mixed Mediaon Canvas2010Spider Woman, or Spider Grandmother is most well known and seems to find her origin among the Pueblo or Dine (Navajo) Indians of the Southwestern United States. She can also be found among the Hopi, the Choctaw, and various other Tribes.In many stories, she instructed the people [...]

By | December 3rd, 2010|Art, dreamcatcher, grandmother, Paquette, spider|1 Comment

Here You Go!

Everyone Is Invited To The FeastAcrylic, Gold LeafOn Canvas2009(click on image to enlarge)I wanted to paint something that made me very happy. Although it took a very long time to complete, for me it was well worth the effort and the seemingly endless days!As you can see, everyone is coming to the feast, guests are [...]

By | February 19th, 2010|Art, canada, enough, feast, heart, life, Paquette, share, world|0 Comments