Thanks

Hello lovely people. Thanks to everyone that came out to the delta market on the weekend.  This is the first time the girls stayed for the whole market and sold some of their creations.  My 8 year old daughter Hanna, taught kids (and adults) origami and it was amazing to watch her teach others. She […]

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Come see me at the North Delta Market

I am going to be at the North Delta Farmer’s Market this weekend on Sunday!  Come check out some of my new paintings, pendants, prints and cards.  Hanna and Claire will also be selling some of their jewelry and a craft table will be set up for kids. We have been going to the market […]

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Drawing is a skill everyone can learn

Hello lovely people.  I hope you are enjoying some sunshine.  I had so much feedback from my last newsletter on encouraging creativity in kids I thought I would follow up with more thoughts on drawing.  I truly believe that drawing is a skill that everyone can learn to do with practice.  It amazes me that […]

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Tips to Encourage Kids to be Creative

Hello lovely people,  I taught an art session in each of my daughter’s classes last week and it was so much fun.  Encouraging kids to be creative is one of  my favorite things to do. Here are some pictures of the art the students in Hanna’s grade 3 class completed with an Aboriginal theme.  I […]

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New owl painting

Hello lovely people, I have been struggling with large canvases and trees lately. I wanted to do larger paintings that I thought others would want to  put up in their house.  I was getting frustrated so I stopped painting and the gremlins were telling me I am a terrible painter. I decided to go back […]

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The Gift of Unscheduled Time

Hello lovely people, I hope you are starting to enjoy some spring weather in your part of the world.  Since we moved to a new house in December,  I decided not to put the kids in a lot of programs.  It is so amazing to watch the kids create and play when they don’t have […]

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Etsy shop open!

  Hello lovely people,  I hope you are enjoying your March break.  I have exciting news.  My Etsy shop is now open with my prints and pendant necklaces.  Perfect gifts for mother’s day or birthdays.  Check it out at:  www.etsy.com/shop/wendymeadesart Sending out lots of hugs and creative energy to you.

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Letting kids paint large canvases

  Hello lovely people,  I hope you are having a great March break.  I was painting a large canvas recently and my 6 year old daughter wanted to paint a canvas as well so I gave her a small one.  As I started painting I felt badly that she had such a small canvas so […]

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I am back!

Hello lovely people,  It has been a long time since I have posted a blog and sent out a newsletter.  We bought a house in Delta, BC and I had to pack up all my art supplies so we could sell our townhouse.  We moved in December and I finally feel like I can focus […]

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Thanks for the support

Hello lovely people,  I want to extend a warm welcome to those of you that joined my newsletter recently. I also wanted to send a big thank you to all of my friends and family that came to the art festival last weekend. It was a cold day but still good fun. I got a […]

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