Tag Archives: Whyte Avenue

“Bagshot Row, Mill Creek Ravine”, a pastel painting

Edmonton has the most extensive river valley urban park and trail system in North America, and Mill Creek Ravine is part of that system.  (For a great in-depth article on the history of the Mill Creek Ravine, look here.) I … Continue reading

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Whyte Avenue Art Walk 2015

What a weekend!  The weather was almost too perfect – hot, hot, hot – but that didn’t keep the crowds of art-lovers away from visiting over 450 artists who participated in the 20th annual Art Walk.  I love my new … Continue reading

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“Sleigh Ride on the Avenue” pastel painting

There is something magical about a winter sleigh ride, even when it’s in the middle of of a bustling city just before Christmas, instead of on an idyllic country road.   Thanks to Edmonton’s Old Strathcona-Whyte Avenue  and to Longriders , for the opportunity … Continue reading

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“Sunshine on the Ave” pastel painting

I finally finished the painting I began at the 2014 Whyte Avenue Art Walk just over 3 weeks ago!  I was able to use a few of the photos I took while I manned my booth in front of the … Continue reading

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After Art Walk weekend (recovery)

Last weekend was the 2014 Whyte Avenue Art Walk, and I had a new location this year.  The painting I began at my booth in front of the Blues on Whyte sits on my easel, waiting with my open pastel … Continue reading

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