Observations: Woodlands, May 4 – June 5

Observations: Woodlands.  This exhibition at the Duthie Gallery is a return from figurative work to exploring trees and vegetation, often finding a beauty in things that are overlooked or dismissed.  I hope to counteract that with these mixed media paintings. I am always happy to be exhibited

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Update: My book “Portrait of an Island”

Where to buy Portrait of an Island

I would like to inform you that the book ‘Portrait of an Island’ designed by Lynne York is now available through Salt Spring Books, Black Sheep Books, Dragonfly Art Supplies and the Salt Spring Arts Council and may also be obtained through Amazon books. The book shows

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My new book “Portrait of an Island”

Susan Benson: Art, Design and Craft on Stage, by Patricia Flood

I am pleased to announce the publication of my book, a souvenir–catalogue to accompany my new exhibition of oil portraits of Salt Spring Island folk. Called, like the exhibition, Portrait of an Island, the book is a generous sampling of works from the exhibition, all full-page and in

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