Celebrating Artist Robert Farmer July 22, 1968 –

Happy Birthday to one of my favourite painters, Robert Farmer! A pop surrealist from Winnipeg, MB and now residing in Toronto ON, an inspiration and a friend, I knew Rob was a real cool cat (and weirdo) when we first crossed paths over 10 years ago and he really took to my Cannibal paintings. StartingContinue reading “Celebrating Artist Robert Farmer July 22, 1968 –”

The Last Selfies

I sold 2 paintings recently, whooo hoo! Thank you for all your support 🙉 The Proboscis Monkey packed his bags and headed off to the UK 🇬🇧 and my Booby Piggy made it to Singapore 🇸🇬 ! Originals are gone now but prints are still available 🐖 Proboscis Monkey In A Suit Saatchi Art PrintContinue reading “The Last Selfies”

Autumn Is Coming!

Inspired by my current pregnancy, I am finally expecting my first born this autumn! This painting comes after trying for a baby for a few years including a few unfortunate hiccups along the way. From left to right, this painting depicts the trying winter that finally led to the successful conception along with my family’sContinue reading “Autumn Is Coming!”

Father’s Day Gift Ideas, 10 Great Unique Art Gift Ideas For Dad

Father’s Day is coming up and you’re scratching your head, why not get him something unique, original and priceless?! Something that will last several lifetimes, something that can be passed down from generation to generation, something to remember his legacy by. Scroll through the top 10 fatherly characters below, which painting resembles your dad theContinue reading “Father’s Day Gift Ideas, 10 Great Unique Art Gift Ideas For Dad”

Celebrating Lisa Ng ( June 7, 1984 – )

Happy Birthday to the living Canadian Surrealist painter, Lisa Ng ! 🥳 Rumour has it artist Lisa Ng crawled out of a 1960s surrealist, Rene Magritte painting as an infant one magical spring evening whilst the peonies were in bloom, but medical records indicate she was more specifically born on June 7, 1984, the yearContinue reading “Celebrating Lisa Ng ( June 7, 1984 – )”

Master of None, Moments In Love Season 3: Aziz, What A Tease!

Critics critique cause they care. Critics don’t pick apart young unknowns, we only go after the big wigs. We all know, being an artist, an auteur, is hard enough as it is. To take the risk, to take the plunge, to simply be one, takes hard work, commitment, discipline, courage and on top of allContinue reading “Master of None, Moments In Love Season 3: Aziz, What A Tease!”

Remembering Don Featherstone ( January 25, 1936 – June 22, 2015 ), the Plastic Pink Lawn Flamingo Man

People love flamingos! With all my Flamingos In The Bathroom print sales (depicted at the bottom of this post), I wanted to explore this fetish people have with kitschy flamingo themed things and naturally that led me to Don Featherstone, the original creator of the pink lawn flamingo. Don was a sculptor and after graduatingContinue reading “Remembering Don Featherstone ( January 25, 1936 – June 22, 2015 ), the Plastic Pink Lawn Flamingo Man”

Celebrating Henri Rousseau!

Happy belated to the late, Henri Rousseau (May 21, 1844 – September 2, 1910) 🥳 A French post impressionist Naive (self taught) painter with a checkered past. Born in Laval, Mayenne, France, after highschool, he spent a month in prison for stealing money and stamps before enlisting into the miliary to shorten his prison sentence.Continue reading “Celebrating Henri Rousseau!”