Monday, June 30, 2014

Let's Stay in Touch, Canada's New Legislation, by Kim Blair

On July 1, 2014 Canada's new Anti-Spam Legislation will come into effect, regulating the distribution of commercial electronic messages by all organizations and individuals in Canada.

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Kim Blair
Visual Artist


Tuesday, June 24, 2014

One Half, Pen and Ink Sketch, by Kim Blair

One Half
Pen and Ink Sketch on Paper
3.75 x 2.75 inches 

This little pepper sketch was created using a black ink uniball pen.  Spontaneous and quick strokes within a little frame... different mark making from the previous 'chop stick' and ink drawing.

NFS

Monday, June 16, 2014

Gothic Vegetable Drama, Pen and Ink Sketch by Kim Blair

Pepper Sketch
Pen and Ink On Paper
8.5x11

A bamboo chop stick (dipped in black ink) was the drawing instrument I used to create this sketch.  The dramatic, loose line work in this drawing of a pepper cut in half depended on whether I was using the side or the fat blunt end of the chop stick.
A bit of gothic vegetable drama...

NFS

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Black Top, Pen and Ink Sketch, by Kim Blair

Black Top
Pen & Ink Sketch
6x7

Not sure why I am fascinated by peppers, but I feel the need to sketch and paint them from various perspectives... allowing their unique, almost anthropomorphic characteristics to surface. 

NFS