Monthly Archives: April 2017

:: Église St-Enfant-Jésus du Mile End ::

“There is no such thing as an amateur artist as different from a professional artist,” wrote Paul Cezanne, “There is only good art and bad art.” The Montreal Urban Sketchers were out sketching out today and the weather was beautiful, … Continue reading

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:: Easter Monday Flower ::

Life is not what one lived, but what one remembers and how one remembers it in order to recount it. — Gabriel García Márquez The hour is growing late on this Easter Monday afternoon and I have to report to school … Continue reading

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:: Kim Thuy ::

It’s not because we’re given a life that we know how to live. I think we need to learn to live. — Kim Thùy Kim Thuy posted a beautiful flower on Facebook today and it inspired me… and I just drew … Continue reading

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:: Coneflowers ::

Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all. — Aristotle I must be ready for summer as I bought these beautiful flowers Echinacea Angustifolia or Coneflowers and decided to draw them. These flowers are part of the sunflower … Continue reading

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:: A little spring in the air ::

“Writing isn’t about making money, getting famous, getting dates, getting laid or making friends. Writing is magic, as much as the water of life as any other creative art. The water is free. So drink.” — Stephen King On Writing book and … Continue reading

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:: Little Tree ::

      A little while, a little while, The weary task is put away, And I can sing and I can smile, Alike, while I have holiday.      Why wilt thou go, my harassed heart, What thought, what … Continue reading

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