I’ve had the chance to put prints together from the Yukon Ho work. I wanted to let you know right away as I know some of you have been anxiously waiting. You can find them all on the Raven Mad Designs Etsy site here.
We are spoiled in the Yukon with media that are absolutely determined to support the community every way that they can. For example this week as the opening of my solo art show has approached (it happens in T-minus 1.5 hours) I have been lucky enough to do interviews with Dave White on CBC radio; Al Foster on CKRW news; a photo shoot with Anna Crawford of the Whitehorse Star; and a interview and photo shoot with Jacqueline Ronson and […]
A few months ago I was teaching a mixed media course for the City of Whitehorse. I needed to make a sample piece of techniques to help my students generate ideas for their own work and so I sat down with all of them and for about ten minutes randomly demonstrated techniques on a tiny canvas. To my surprise it resulted in a fun piece which now sits in my studio to remind me that “art happens”. I was reminded […]
January 4. 2013: For Immediate Release Yukon Ho Celebrates the Territory’s Past and Present Mixed media artist, Amber Church, will open her new show “Yukon Ho” on January 11th at Yukon Artists@Work Co-op Gallery (120 Industrial Road, Whitehorse). The show will run until February 5th with an opening reception sponsored by Yukon Brewing Company taking place on January 11th from 5-8 pm. “The project started after my artwork was featured on the Northwestel phone directory,” says Church, “The piece focused […]
My newest solo show, Yukon Ho, opens on January 11th at Yukon Artists @ Work. The opening takes place from 5-8 pm and is sponsored by Yukon Brewing. I hope you can join me for the opening, but if you are not available the show will run until February 5th. I will share all of the work on this blog once the show has opened as well for those of you not in Whitehorse.
I’m working on inching my way out of the hibernation of the holidays with this blog post as a first step. I wanted to take the opportunity to wish you all Merry Christmas and Happy New Year and to share with you a few pieces from my upcoming show, Yukon Ho, which opens on January 11th at Yukon Artists @ Work. I still have a lot of work to do before the show opens but at least I can give […]
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I’ve embarked on work for a project/solo show involving the creation of 100 faces. Some of you who regularly follow my blog may be thinking to yourselves “aren’t you already trying to get your Once Upon a Time solo show ready for this fall.” The simple answer to this is “yes”, In fact, if I put all my cards on the table, I’ve been asked to create four shows in between now and next spring: Once Upon a Time in October (a re […]
Categories: Art Journaling, Drawing, Gallery Shows, Mixed Media, Painting • Tags: 100 Faces, Drawing, Gallery Shows, Juxtaposition, mixed media, Once Upon a Time, Painting, Public Call to Participate, Yukon Ho