Portfolio Category: Mixed-media

Some words about mixed-media.

October 21, 2020 Peggy Grigor

I am always surrounded by inspiration; life is art. The act of being in the NOW, being mindful and embracing the ebb and flow of life opens your entire being to not only seeing with your eyes, but instead with all your senses. My work is comprised tools such as Photoshop, Lightroom and Paint.net to…

October 21, 2020 Peggy Grigor

Fabric sculptures https://www.facebook.com/islandnymphs/community/

September 9, 2019 Peggy Grigor

Sarah is a self taught artist who finds inspiration through nature and the endless beauty of Vancouver Island. She discovered working with paper and loves the unique 3D, textured effect she gets from bold colour combinations. Email: skbrunt@icloud.com

June 21, 2017 Peggy Grigor

Although born in Europe, Astrid has lived on Vancouver Island most of her life, including two years in the rugged beauty of Haida Gwaii. She holds a Masters in Art Education. Currently, her focus is on acrylics and mixed media, and she experiments with technique to express the wild places that have seeped into her…

August 13, 2016 Peggy Grigor

The line of art cards I produce began through the process of pressing flowers and plants and using them to create floral designs, aptly named ‘Floral Tapestries’. This process has evolved over the past 14 years. Wanting to capture their freshness and beauty, I turned to the computer and developed skills which allowed me to…

August 7, 2016 Peggy Grigor

I have been using polymer clay as my primary medium for almost twenty years. Polymer Clay is a synthetic material that fires at 275 F. It is available in a myriad of mixable colours as well as a translucent version for 3 dimensional surface effects. It can be sculpted, stamped, carved and even turned on…

July 17, 2016 Brad

Diana has a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the University of Victoria. She works in acrylics, graphite, watercolours, pastels, liquid plastic, clay and found objects of all sorts. She is inspired from the compassionate spirit expressed in simple things, in unexpected ways and creates from her own life experiences, interpreting and transforming ideas into…