A Rose Centred Night

What a celebration it was on the eve of Valentine’s Day, the opening of my exhibition, Awakening Around Roses, at the delightful G3 Artspace at the Shirley Burke Theatre in Parkdale. Fifteen paintings were revealed to the public for the very first time, beautifully hung and expertly lit to allow the roomful of patrons a chance to contemplate each of the portraits of roses and discover their different personalities. I was introduced by the Visual Arts Co-ordinator of Kingston Arts, Justin Gayner, and I was thrilled to share my story and the story behind the paintings with the audience. My...