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Sunsets and Shadow Things – The Nathaniel Hughson Art Gallery

May 11 – July 5, 2015  

Gallery Hours: Thursdays and Fridays 11 a.m. - 6 p.m., Saturdays 12 - 3 p.m.

Come visit my show in the main floor gallery and while you’re there, be sure to see Beverley Hawksley’s work upstairs. The Nathaniel Hughson Gallery is next door to the Capri Restaurant on 27 John Street North just around the corner from King William Street. There can be access to the gallery at other times so don’t hesitate to contact the gallery at 905.923.1192 or by email at

Read the art review by Regina Haggo in The Hamilton Spectator.

Class 2015

Soft Pastels – Art Gallery of Hamilton

Sundays, May 3, 24, 31, June 7, 14, 28   |   10:00 – 12:30 p.m.

This introductory course is not just about learning techniques (which I will demonstrate) and then applying them, but it’s about having fun in a relaxed environment. We play and experiment and are inspired to complete several projects. All materials are provided. Registration information at this link or call 905.527.6610 ext. 272.

Buy a print of limited edition art print at this link

Just before the light of day has fallen behind the farthest horizons, there is that magical time of Sunsets and Shadow Things: a time when the clouds are illuminated and the earth’s things fall back into the shadows. This was my inspiration.