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    Painting a big, fat, abstract diptych
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    Posted on by Claire

    Painting a very large painting is a different process from painting a smaller one. You move differently, you handle your materials differently, and you really have to think out what you are going to do a bit differently, too.   … Continue reading


    My love affair with Vermont: I’m having a solo exhibition!
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    February is an exciting time for me: you see, I’ve been given a solo exhibition at the Helen Day Art Center, in Stowe, Vermont.  My family had a home not far from Stowe, for nearly fifty years, which they sold … Continue reading


    A last look at my fall 2013 artist residency in China
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    Posted on by Claire

    I returned from China exactly two months ago, from today, on November 1st. The memories, while still relatively fresh, are already becoming a part of the muted wallpaper that makes up the background of my life. Before I move on, … Continue reading


    Bright As Quiet
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    Posted on by Claire

    “This space is quiet, and needs to be filled with people, noise”. And so started my brightly coloured painting, in an otherwise silent artist residence, in a sleepy town in northern Vermont. It feels like I’m surrounded by nuns and … Continue reading