Maria Doering's Art and Adventure

Blog URL:http://mariadoering.blogspot.com
Blog Tags:Art, Printmaking, Lithography, Linocut, Travel, Artist, Fabric, Paper, Prints
Country:Canada
State/Province:Quebec
Location:Montreal

Artist. Passionate. Unstoppable.



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On Saturday, I had the pleasure to return to Shipston Designs Studio in Wolfville. This was the third workshop in this 3-part series. I am hoping to do another trio of workshops in this beautiful setting next year. This was the largest group, seven p...

Week 3 did not go as planned.That typically happens when I try to be truly spontaneous. As the Ottawa School of Art was closed on Sunday and Labour day Monday, I decided last minute to go on a road trip to visit my friends Marie and Darren and their...

This week Friday and Saturday I had the opportunity to teach two workshops. As there was not much lead time for advertising we only had one person sign up for the Colour Monotype workshop on Friday but I was still able to run the class. What a wonder...

As the Ottawa School of Art is closed on Sundays during the summer I spent last Sunday working on embroidering into my fabric prints all day. It was a nice break to relax on the balcony and the couch. Week two of my residency at the Ottawa Schoo...

What an adventure my first week in Ottawa has already been. I left for Ottawa on August 20th, first thing in the morning. Packed up Heloise (our blue Mazda 3) with materials, provisions and my bicycle. The first leg of the Journey was going to b...

On August 18th, I returned to Visual Voice Fine Art in Truro to teach the Colour Monotype Workshop. As expected it was a lot of fun and all 5 participants enjoyed it thoroughly. First major field trip for my not quite so little table top etching...

On August 13th, I returned to the Gaspereau Valley and Shipston Designs Studios for the second workshop in our workshop series. This all day session focussed on the reductive method of relief printmaking, which means that you print multiple colour la...