One of Those Days

Just one of those days in the studio.

Commissioned abstract paintng in purple, white and grey for in showhome

Art Commission for Interior Designer

I had the pleasure of working again with Vancouver’s Insight Design Group on a residential interior art commission. This painting was created for Mosaic Homes’ Cambria Park development…

Fast Girls Get There First

Kim Kennedy Austin Wil Aballe Art Projects, (WAAP), 688 E. Hastings Street When I first went to look for the gallery, I couldn’t find it. Entering off the…

49 at 74, Works on Paper Exhibit

Custom Residential Art

Vancouver Sculpture Studio visit to China

Sculpture Trip to China

I’m back from my very memorable sculpture trip to China. For the first week, I was working with my Vancouver Sculpture Studio partner, Geemon Xin Meng, at a…

The Making of a Sculpture

These images show the steps taken from the intial modelling in clay of the sculpture through to the plaster cast. The final sculpture is the enlarged 3-foot tall…

female nude torso - plaster sculpture by geemon xin meng and ellen scobie, vancouver sculpture studio

Figurative sculpture

Our bodies tell a story of our lives — where we’ve been hurt, where we hold love, signs of childbearing, signs of age. These sculptures create a narrative…

Portrait Studies

photo of old warehouse to be converted to artist studios in Vancouver

Arts Factory Artists Studios in Vancouver

The City of Vancouver announced that an unused City property will be leased to the Arts Factory to convert into shared studio space. The Arts Factory is comprised…

donating to an art auction, is it bad for artists

Donating to a charity art auction – Is it bad for the artist?

Charity auctions frequently ask artists for donations. It is a common request as every community has many charities who rely on events where donated items, including art, are…