Author Archives: peggy2

So What’s The Steveston Grand Prix Of Art Painting Race?

So What’s A Grand Prix Painting Race? Never Been To A Painting Race Before? Firstly, if you’re an art lover “spectator” you are simply missing an outstanding experience that gets you outdoors enjoying life. Getting in touch with the heart … Read More

Painting Classic Oil Portraiture – Simplified Grisaille Method

Painting Classic Oil Portraiture – Simplified Grisaille Method Our 2 Day Portraiture in Oils sessions at The Old School House Arts Centre are valuable and enjoyable experiences for all participants. In the 2 day workshops we start with a simple charcoal … Read More

Watercolour Workshop Tokyo – Paint With 3 Colours

Watercolour Workshop Tokyo – Painting With Only 3 Colours! Title: EscapeMedium: Watercolour on 100% Rag CottonSize: 16 in (42 cm) H x 12 in (29.7 cm) WNot for sale The elegance of swans and lotus flowers had me inspired to … Read More

Let’s Paint Temple at Tagoegawa Bridge in Watercolour

Lets Paint Temple at Tagoegawa Bridge Title: Temple at Tanoegawa BridgeMedium: Watercolour on 100% Rag CottonImage Size: 406 mm (14 in) x 304 mm (10 in) This piece selected for Federation of Canadian Artists Fall Juried Exhibition (Arrowsmith)  Inquiries  Paint … Read More

Sun Aug 25 2019 Watercolour Painting with Peggy Burkosky Shinjuku Workshop

Watercolour Painting with Peggy Burkosky Shinjuku Tokyo Workshop Aug 25 2019 Details Join Peggy Burkosky to learn watercolour instruction from an internationally recognized watercolor master! This workshop will be held in Shinjuku with English and Japanese translation. Beginner to Intermediate … Read More

Paint Along With Me – Bamboo Forest Temple

Paint Along With Me – Bamboo Forest Temple Title: Hokokuji Bamboo TempleMedium: Watercolour on 100% Rag CottonImage Size: 406 mm (14 in) x 304 mm (10 in)$300Unframed Contact Peggy This fascinating Hokokuji temple site is surrounded by the most beautiful surreal … Read More

Kiwako’s Dream Vacation Painting Greece

Kiwako’s Dream Vacation Painting Greece This beautiful scene is typical of the Greece that we want to visit. Kiwako’s gift of painting and love of watercolour gave her the desire to paint this scene in watercolour.  How did we paint … Read More

Ocean Day Zushi Japan Painting Figures in Street Scenes

Ocean Day in Zushi Japan Painting Figures Japan is a nation which prizes numerous traditions and festivals celebrating family life, nature, culture and so much more. Streets fill with colour, music and traditional food and are a wonderful way to … Read More

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel – Free Teaching Tips

Subscribe to My YouTube Channel Free Teaching Tips Come with me on my painting travels and discover with me things to paint and ways to do it. I seem to be born with perfect timing. I love sharing things I’ve … Read More

Free Teaching Video: Ornamental Grasses and Negative Painting

Free Teaching Video: Ornamental Grasses and Negative Painting Negative painting is an excellent method for designing. Abstract shapes can add impact to your painting style no matter which genre you paint in. It is highly suitable to organic shapes in … Read More

Zushi Japan Delightful Sights and Sounds

Zushi Japan Delightful Sights and Sounds Come along with me on my current Summer 2019 trip to Zushi Japan. Watch for my random walk-about videos, savouring the uniqueness of Japan and searching for scenes to paint. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGZMWUmDrlghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PB58zJ-SAPo&t=2shttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3MlilX5JUBI

Japan Beckons – Art and Travel

Japan Beckons – Art & Travel The timing of things is sometimes so inexplicably providential. While currently making preparations for a painting trip to Japan I had the pleasure of being introduced to Japanese exchange student Yukie Shibata who was … Read More