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Artist in Residence

Julia Gilmore

Jun 19, 2012 | Signe Ball

Julia’s giddy and gorgeous paintings are both gracious and whimsical – the kind of images that make you want to smile, even laugh, with delight.

Tara Imerson

Mar 22, 2012 | Signe Ball | Arts | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue | Spring 2012

Tara creates watercolour depictions of old buildings, vintage automobiles and everyday objects in still life.

Susan Mein

Nov 21, 2011 | Signe Ball

A self-taught artist who began painting at an early age, Susan’s slightly naïve style adds extra charm to her nostalgic interpretations of rural life, which include scenes from here in the hills.

John Ashbourne: Green Man Series

Sep 9, 2011 | Signe Ball | Arts | Autumn 2011 | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue

The mysterious Green Man has resisted numerous serious, as well as more fanciful, attempts to satisfactorily explain its presence and meaning, but for Mono artist John Ashbourne, it symbolizes the relationship between “Man and Nature.”

Pam Purves

Jun 16, 2011 | Signe Ball

Like all impressionistic art, soft-focus photography takes the obvious out of commonplace objects and draws attention to more fundamental elements.

Kame and Kettle Artists

Mar 23, 2011 | Signe Ball | Arts | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue | Spring 2011

Kame & Kettle artists includes Sue Ecclestone, Do Hamilton, Emilia Perri, Mia Thornhill, Mary Wood, Jane Richmond, Linda Jenetti, Andrea Trace and Darlene Hassall. This longstanding coalition of Dufferin artists…

Christopher Goodhand

Nov 20, 2010 | Signe Ball | Arts | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue | Winter 2010

Where possible I try to incorporate ‘nature’s imperfections’ (knots, bark inclusion, decay, etc) into my work.

Hugh Russel

Sep 13, 2010 | Signe Ball | Arts

Mulmur sculptor Hugh Russel’s work combines a keen knowledge of anatomy and movement, an emotional empathy with his subject, an often sly sense of humour, and a penchant above all for storytelling.

Hallie Watson

Jun 15, 2010 | Signe Ball | Back Issues

Hallie creates images of her childhood home in Mono, where “life was a mysterious, fascinating, unexpected thing.”

Jim Stewart

Mar 21, 2010 | Signe Ball

Caledon artist Jim Stewart has been creating figurative and abstract paintings since the early 1970s.

Roslyn Levin

Nov 15, 2009 | Signe Ball | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue | Winter 2009

The key is simplicity, elegance, beauty, & serenity.

Chris Rogers

Sep 15, 2009 | Signe Ball | Autumn 2009 | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue

Chris Rogers was able to pursue her Time and Place Project – a study of a single spot in the woods over the course of year.