Category Archives: artists worth noting

This = That

I spent the morning getting very wet. I am working with an Elk hide to clean and use it for my art practice. I learned how to tan hides the Native way in 2000 and I continue to practice it. … Continue reading

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Today and Tomorrow

Tomorrow is my last day in residency. It seemed to move so quickly and yet I miss my family. I feel that I have experienced each day to the fullest here at the Banff Centre. I attended music performances, artist … Continue reading

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Kim (gullion) Stewart website

I finally have a website up and running. It has been many years of wishful thinking, interface designing and plans. I finally had to admit that I do not have the time to program the site myself. So, I have … Continue reading

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Finding Foundation

We are listening as artist Toni Onley sweeps his arm along the horizon. “Now this is worth painting!” he declares. My eyes follow his arm out past his fingertips and I fight back a feeling of vertigo as I see the … Continue reading

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New commercial gallery in Prince George!

I am so excited that my friend Melanie Desjardines is opening Groop Gallery! It has been a while since there was such a place and I know that the artists in this town have work just piling up at home … Continue reading

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My connection to the 2010 Olympics

As a leap year baby, the winter Olympics often happened each year I had my real birthday. I used to dream about participating in some way, perhaps as a figure skater. My athletic abilities never reached the world class level … Continue reading

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My Dreams, Your Dreams…a reality.

I came across a post on a blog called Mira’s List called “Finding Money for your Dreams” and I was immediately drawn in. This article is about asking for money in the form of Grants for creative writing or artistic … Continue reading

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hunting for credentials

I will feel more comfortable holding my instructor’s position at the college once I have earned a Masters degree. I have been thinking about this for a while. Recently there was an ad in the Newspaper that caught the attention … Continue reading

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I purchased art by Opie Oppenheim

The Native Art Gallery that I once managed has announced that it is closing its doors. I was sad to hear this after all the work I did there. Well, as most closing businesses do, the gallery is having a … Continue reading

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waste not…

One of the assignments I had the ‘Design History’ students work on this semester yielded some interesting results. They were to find and present a controversial art or Design piece. That is where I was introduced to the Cloaca Machine. … Continue reading

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