Tag Archive: Art

resting zenface

I’ve been shushing travel anxiety big time and focusing on ticking things off my list, which brings instant relief. And I discovered, too, that amalgamating all the bits and pieces of wayward lists… Continue reading

oh happy day!

artwork by: catherine colebrook

and now for something blissfully different: ayala bar

I walked home from work today amidst fleeting sunshine, a cup of chai in hand. My gaze drifted towards the windows of our small downtown shops, each revamped for spring. One display in particular caused… Continue reading

hello, november!

I’m all for drawing close every shred of beauty I can find to infuse colour and simple abundance into the cold, harsh months that lie ahead. Geninne Zlatkis is a freelance artist and… Continue reading

off the clock

Welcome to my Wednesday weekend! A couple of days off, smack dab in the middle of the week while the working world spins madly on. I’ve been taking it down a notch, getting… Continue reading

urban fix

Lately, almost any reason is reason enough for me to flee the monotony (and not so quiet desperation) of this town and head back to Toronto. But the best reason of all, is… Continue reading

brickworks in spring: part two

More photos from our weekend excursion to Evergreen Brickworks. Sweet sunshine, an unexpected meet-up with great friends, handfuls of squidgy clay, warm earth, a jewel blue sky and contentment …

Happy Weekending

I’m in Toronto, house sitting for Number One while she and her man do some well-deserved frolicking in Montréal. The Brand New Teenager has happily tagged along with me. We both need this… Continue reading

chalk it up to style

I’ve been enthralled for some time now by the custom chalk stylings of Brooklyn-based graphic designer and hand-letterer, Dana Tanamachi. The impermanence of her art form adds a rare quality to its beauty.… Continue reading

tinkering and tea

Happy Weekend, indeed! Flowers amidst the storm … And tea. Always, tea.

pens and needles

Izziyana (“Izzi”) Suhaimi is a Signaporean artist who layers embroidery against a backdrop of illustration and watercolour to create refreshing, vibrant and textural portraits. She pays homage to the meticulous tradition of needlework… Continue reading

shadow and light

Happy Sunday, friends! We’re slowly, lazily unfurling around here. Tea has been made and sipped and some of us are already back to napping … I’m looking forward to printing some photos today,… Continue reading

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