TransformationAcrylic, Gold Leaf on Canvas2009The wind blows through a golden forest frozen in eternal sunset, bringing with it the scent of flowers. Bright colours begin to spread and grow, bringing the warmth and promise of springtime.Sometimes we can get stuck in old paths, reacting to the same situations in the same way we always have. [...]

By | February 12th, 2010|Aaron Paquette, Art, autumn, painting, spring, transformation, whispers, words|0 Comments

Little Helpers

10" x 40"Mixed MediaOn CanvasI'm not sure that I ever posted this image before. I painted it at the tail end of summer in 2005. I love watching beavers as they munch away at trees and swim around dragging ridiculously cumbersome branches behind them as they prepare winter caches and put the finishing touches on [...]

By | April 30th, 2007|autumn, beavers, canada, fall, painting, prepared|0 Comments

Into The Soft Soft Night16"x 20"Mixed Media on CanvasI lay beneath the sighing starsAnd the leafy whispers of the woodAnimal rustlings and watery soundsDrawing me from a river of dreamsTo rest upon the earthy shoreMy heart beats so slowMy breath comes so lowIs the world changed in sleep, or me?I rise and move, I moveInto [...]

The Bearclaw Gallery PresentsTRICKSTERNew Works by Aaron PaquetteMarch 3 - March 15 2007artist will be in attendance 2-4pm opening dayGrandfather RabbitMixed Mediaon Canvas12" x 16"2007The rabbit is an archetypal trickster figure be it from ancient legends to B'rer Rabbit, to Bugs Bunny - a trickster and a culture hero.In this portrait, I decided to show [...]