Artist’s Notebook – Creating a Website

Artist’s Notebook – setting up a website Fat Cats and Starving Dogs is a personal website; the goal is not to sell art but to explain what it takes to make art. However, I now need an artist’s website. For the past year and a half, I have been struggling to master oil painting techniquesContinue reading “Artist’s Notebook – Creating a Website”

Artist’s Notebook – iPads, Computers, and Painting

Artist’s Notebook – iPads, Computers, and Painting Using technology to help create and shape your paintings always seemed as a bit of cheating. Even the Use of reference photos seemed a bit iffy.  However, I came of age when this technology was just entering the painting world.  Today, young artists take technology as a givenContinue reading “Artist’s Notebook – iPads, Computers, and Painting”

Artist’s Notebook – Hamilton’s Red Hot Housing Market

Artist’s Notebook – The red hot housing market   With prices skyrocketing in Toronto, more and more people are following the lead of artists and heading to Hamilton.  Everywhere you look, old 19th century housing is being gutted and modernized.   Recently, I explored the urban landscape of North-West Hamilton, between York Blvd and Barton.Continue reading “Artist’s Notebook – Hamilton’s Red Hot Housing Market”

Artist’s Notebook – Exploring Westinghouse Site

Artist’s Notebook: 06 June 2016 One of my major activities is exploring the city for reference material for future compositions.  On these visits, I try and frame shots to see if something might click. For example, visiting the former remains of the 1912 Westinghouse foundry on Longwood, I am was curious about the potential forContinue reading “Artist’s Notebook – Exploring Westinghouse Site”

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