That sentence really resonates with me. It captures what I do and why I do it. I get up every morning and create colourful paintings that also become art cards, canvas prints and most recently, puzzles. All of these find their way to homes and businesses across Canada and the U.S.
I have also had the great privilege of witnessing so many reactions to my work. From the way that young people stare up at the Birdsong Studio feature wall to grown adults being surprised with a memorial portrait or something deeply personal, I have been humbled to observe these special moments. They fuel my desire and need to get out to the studio every day and create anew.
Art for people.
I can't tell you how many families have multiple pieces on their walls. They playfully joke that they have to move things around to make them all fit. I'm still blown away that people have embraced this creative change of course in my life and have inexplicably become connected to the work. T…