Author: Marie-Paule Thorn

  • Shades of Grey Photography

    Shades of Grey was the theme suggested by my local photo club for the week of November 7. I kept the theme in mind with my phone handy. First, Foxy my grey cat appeared at the top of the stairs and then, a compliant pigeon strutted on the steps of the Ottawa School of Art.…

  • The Portrait of the Artist as an Old Woman

    Artists facial expressions show a gamut of emotions. This artist just uses various colours Related Images:


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  • FLORA, in praise of Spring

    An artist friend recently invited me to show one image of my art on my Facebook page. 10 paintings, one a day. I chose FLORA in praise of Spring, as a theme. It was a lovely challenge, as I had to find my favourite pictures in my collection of floral paintings. DAY 1: DAFFODILS Based…

  • For all artists in isolation

    Keep smiling. Pandemic Time is an opportunity to reflect, discover new ideas and go beyond one’s comfort zone. Many virtual gatherings have helped me tap into more creativity and try new media and techniques. During this long winter at home, we took a walk every morning to reacquaint ourselves with nature. Most pictures come from…