Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Roberta Murray
Artist, Photographer, Weather Watcher, Ethical Human
Artist, Photographer, Weather Watcher, Ethical Human
About
Roberta's posts

Post has attachment
Monsters, ghouls, and demon rules. Fear to see, a place to be. Art emporium store. October 7 – November 5th, 2016 at The Frame-It Store Red Deer.

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
The Gallery Merry Go Round



Post has attachment
I'm participating in the much anticipated Cultivation Of Art sale at Vale's Greenhouse in Black Diamond this weekend. If you are in the area please do drop in. I will be on site Saturday, but will have my work there for the duration of the event. 48 artists are represented in the sale so this is one of the best opportunity to purchase art and fine craft this summer.
Photo

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
My painting mantra has been “I don’t paint the landscape. I paint my spirit disguised as the landscape.” I often stray far from those intentions, however. Sometimes I do paint the landscape as it is without reflecting on my mood or spirit at that time. If…

Post has attachment

Post has attachment
I have had many people who know I live in Alberta reaching out to ask if I am okay. I am over 400 miles away from the fires at Fort McMurray. I thank you greatly for your concern.

I am in shock and dismayed by the events and extreme suffering my fellow Albertans from Fort McMurray have had to endure and will continue to endure for the days ahead.

Please, if you share my grief for the suffering of these people, the best way for you to help is to donate to the Canadian Red Cross: https://donate.redcross.ca

https://youtu.be/ICLPyhSdPlA

There will be a long road to recovery. Upwards of 80,000 people have been displaced.

To give you a bit of perspective on that number, it is more than 3 times the number of Syrian refugees Canada has vowed to take in and help settle in communities across Canada. That process has happened over a wide time span. 

Post has attachment
I’ve been on a dog kick lately. Our whole family are dog people. I especially love the working breeds – hounds, spaniels, collies, and terriers; but really I haven’t met many dogs I didn’t like. With Coilean (11×14″, Oil on panel) I wanted to play with…

Post has attachment
“The interest and the feelings are not due to colors; the lines of a painting that move us, move us even more in a print.” – Henri Rousseau
Wait while more posts are being loaded