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Summer Trips Equal Art Inspiration

Cabin in the woods by the beach


Getting away can feel irresponsible when there are many pieces of art that need to be made with deadlines looming - but every time I push those pressures aside in favour of a little jaunt out of town I am royally rewarded with a creative burst! 


I know people love to talk smack about smart phones and how they suck away at our attention but I am really grateful for the ever-improving camera features on smartphones. Quick candid…

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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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