Tag Archives: First Nation

  1. Whale Talisman for Vancouver


    July 24, 2015 by smithartonline

      Whale Talisman continues my exploration of the raw muslin surface as an art support. For many years I have …
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  2. Deer Lover


    February 28, 2015 by smithartonline

    Deer Lover was created in anticipation of another Papergirl exhibition. Keeping within the guidelines of all Papergirl projects, the work …
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  3. A Kitsune for Hastings

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    January 22, 2015 by smithartonline

      I return to the kitsune theme, with the figures of the fox and woman against a field of various …
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  4. Widow’s Walk: the Capture

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    October 20, 2014 by smithartonline

    I continue to experiment with applying media on raw muslin. In this case I primed the central area and left …
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  5. North Star

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    September 10, 2014 by smithartonline

    I continue to experiment using unbleached muslin as the supporting surface for my painting. In this case, I applied gesso …
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  6. Murder Queen

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    September 3, 2014 by smithartonline

    I decided to work with unbleached muslin for a bit as an experiment. The first endeavor is Kitsune Wedding, which …
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  7. Coyote Creates Mankind


    February 14, 2014 by smithartonline

    Coyote Creates Mankind is another piece influenced by First Nation creation stories. Possibly the fact that Coyote is a trickster …
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