Monthly Archives: October 2012

Because of the duck

Nasturiums, originally uploaded by leyaevelyn. My next exhibit is at the Secord Gallery in Halifax. November 9 to 30. So it is time to gather thoughts and paintings together, make some decisions. As I was walking through the woods with … Continue reading

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Upstairs/Downstairs

Rails to Trails Tantallon, originally uploaded by leyaevelyn. Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve had the interesting experience of people, who have never been in my house before, come first to the living space and then go down into … Continue reading

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Nocturne this time

Nocturne in Halifax was the big event Saturday evening. Art in the street, on the buildings, in elevators, shops and galleries. There was too much to be able to see everything, but a few installations did stand out.  One of … Continue reading

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The big splash

Lila at Bayswater Beach, originally uploaded by leyaevelyn.

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It was a very large day

Bayswater Beach, originally uploaded by leyaevelyn. The sun was strong, the air pure, a perfect day. I took Lila to Bayswater Beach with my friend Heather and her dog, Clancy. Lila didn’t stop running into the water and back, chasing … Continue reading

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Glory

Sky over the lake, originally uploaded by leyaevelyn. Recently Jian Ghomeshi, on Q, interviewed Simone Kelly, the actress/singer daughter of jazz singer, Nina Simone. Apparently there is a possible movie about her mother. It’s been in the planning stages for … Continue reading

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It is not going to rain tomorrow

The weekend was altogether good. My studio was as clean as I could manage, clean enough to allow people to get into it and see the art without getting wet paint on their clothes. I had a decent number of … Continue reading

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