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Don't Put The Creative Cart Before The Horse


words of inspiration on suspended paper
What is your creative strategy or process? Do you ever find that you are getting ahead of yourself or "putting the cart before the horse"? When I read these few words in the image above I realized that they would come in handy to me because I sometimes rush into execution which can end up limiting my whole creative process. I hope you get something from this too - take some time to have a ponder before getting started: what have you learned that was of value to you in your life and could this be a starting place for your artwork? 

 

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Artist in residence Rebecca Chaperon

Rebecca Chaperon is our Artist-in-Residence

With a compulsion to create unique visual stories, her paintings often follow the thread of a heroine's misadventures through a surreal landscape.

She's had the pleasure of teaching at Langara College and given community workshops on painting techniques with an emphasis on watercolour, oil and acrylic. She is a board member at the Grunt gallery.

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Website: thechaperon.ca

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