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Demain il fera beau (Tomorrow will be sunny)

I have just finished cancelling all my Christmas and New Year plans - and I am sure that you may have done the same thing in recent days.  Both my sons were in contact with people who were in contact with people who are COVID positive. While it seems like the potential is relatively remote, given the difficulty we are all currently facing to get tested, we are starting our isolation and making sure that we are keeping our loved ones safe. This sucks!  It really does.  Personally, I had come to terms with the that we were going to have to learn to live with this new reality but never would I have thought that we would see such...

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Art Giving Back

As most of you know, I donate the equivalent of 25% of my sales to local charities.  One of the charities that I decided to support this year is The Lab in Gatineau.  The Lab is a really neat place where those at risk of homelessness or suffering from addiction or mental health can go to create, whether it be music or other forms of art. 

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Changing Realities

Today (Friday) is my last day in my current job. After 7 years with the same federal agency, I will be moving on to another department as of Tuesday. Changing jobs while working full-time at home is weird.

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Trees R Us

Summer is definitely over and the bustling that comes with fall is in full swing.  September has been a wonderful month so far - with the Kaleido series doing well, my first vernissage (thank you to those who came!) and the sale of six paintings.  I have been creating a lot as well - which brings me so much joy.  So much so that when I go a few days without touching my paints, I actually start feeling it and I start to long for it. 

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