Author: deserepressey

Bonjour from France!
May 8, 2018

Someone pinch me... ✨ Just over two years ago I sat in my studio and lit a candle.. some sage... and closed my eyes. I dreamed of painting in France ... I sat in the feeling...

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chaos…. pushing up pause.
June 8, 2017

Walking the lowlands of our local Nose Hill park ... and watching the birds break free of their leafy cages... this piece was created in a love state for the beauty that is...

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First Edition
April 2, 2017

I'm sitting in a little cafe updating my website with a little buzz in my veins… the high that lingers after an art sale. I hope it never changes.. that I never take for granted...

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January 19, 2017

It's time for another Wanderbrush... As an Artist and painting guide, I open my private studio to small groups of like-hearted to come and share ceremony and surrender to the...

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November 23, 2016

    It's that time of year again… The annual SLATE OPEN STUDIOS & ART SALE is around the corner & myself and the other Slate artists are getting...

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Not an object but a voice
October 24, 2016

"To love a painting is to feel that this presence is... not an object but a voice". -Andre Malraux This feels so true to my own experience of collecting art. The way that a...

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August 22, 2016

I am writing from my computer atop a wobbly table in a little cafe off the coast of Nanaimo BC. The lady next to me chuckles that she's tried to sit here before and wishes me...

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July 27, 2016

  Wanderbrush One of the most meaningful ways I choose to spend my time as an artist and guide, is by hosting intimate gatherings for groups of likeminded who wish...

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July 23, 2016

    I had to pinch myself a few months ago, as I sat on the studio couch with my laptop.. I was browsing through the many art submissions for an open call at a...

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Northern Beauty
October 21, 2015

    The Northern Beauty I nearly always have music serenading me at the studio, and I am a huge live music fan, and have a preference for more intimate...

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