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EDUCATION

primarily self motivated info junky and life long artist

Began my career painting commercial windows

and murals including some chalkboard menu boards

I have been studying and painting fine art full time since

moving out to the country just west of Edmonton, Alberta. in 02

In June 09 I travelled to France and Spain studying under Suzanne Northcott in Malaga.

Travel is the most valuable institution of learning in my experience.

workshops

Feb 08 Leading Edge Calgary

Susanne Northcott large and loose acrylics

May 08 Leading Edge Calgary

David Langevin Light Matters

June 09 El Molina, near Malaga, Spain

Susanne Northcott Pen and w/c journalling Flavour of Spain

September 2010 F C A Gabriola Island, BC

Robert Genn and 4 SFCA Instructors Plein Air

June 2012 Suzanne Northcott Leaning to Abstraction on Gibsons Landing

August 2012 Robert Burridge Loosen Up Edmonton

Robert Genn mentoring his student