Life continues to be busy back at work teaching full time, working with students with developmental disabilities. Each week I try to incorporate some art activities, as the students really look forwards to it. I find students who cannot always read or write, especially benefit from the opportunity to be creative and successful participating in […]
September/ October 2014 news This September I returned back to full-time work teaching, after a six month sabbatical. It was definitely a bit of an adjustment for me, but I am enjoying the times I get to help kids be creative during our art activities. While visiting a September outdoor art show during the […]
AUGUST UPDATE During the month of August I became a tour guide for our French Exchange student Chloe. Chloe was from France and we wanted to show her as much of Canada as we could. I believe she had a good time exploring Canada with our family. We decided to go on a Maritime family […]
Art Blog for July: July had been a month of extreme highs, followed by extreme lows for me. At the beginning of the month my sister Tanya and I went on our 5th paddling trip together kayaking in the Georgian Bay area from the Key River (45 minutes north of Parry Sound) to Killarney. We […]
This has been a fun month socially for me. On Thursday June the 12th I attended the grand opening of Synergy Artisan Gallery in Napanee. The place looked fantastic andis showcasing a handful of my paintings. On Saturday June 14th, I participated in the charming outdoor art show: Art Among the Ruins in Newburgh. It […]
Customization of design is under way! Welcome to my new Web site brought to you by Your Web Programming Department, Inc. (YWPD- Internet Authorities). They’re good and fast at making new WordPress websites. This is the first day of painter Nancy Yanaky’s Web site. Hope you all find something that brightens your day.