Mouse in House Video

Here is a video put together by the wonderful people at Art In House.  Watch and see how the show was created, from the painting of the mice to the setting up … Continue Reading →

Mouse Devotion

In a past post, More than Just Mice, I talked about art, mice and symbolism. Surfing the web for interesting mice paraphernalia I came across a web page by Lorna Owen about the … Continue Reading →

More than Just Mice

Art is a very personal experience. One way we can experience a piece of art is through symbolism. Carl Jung from the book Man and His Symbols  believes that “Man, with … Continue Reading →

Before and After

Here are two photographs.  One is a group of rocks before they are painted and the other is when the rocks have transformed into mice.   It took two attempts … Continue Reading →

Three Blind Mice

Look who showed up for the show!  Not only do I remember this nursery rhyme from my daughter’s early days, but from mine as well. My favourite memory is singing … Continue Reading →

Cecily Brown and Mice

  Contemporary artist Cecily Brown visited Barrie’s Georgian College in 2012 and delivered a stimulating artist talk.  She was an inspiration for all us art students. Brown enlightened the audience … Continue Reading →

Mice are Nice in a Poem

Two blog followers have reminded me of one of my favourite mice poems.  Thanks Tammy and Bernadette! Mice I think mice Are rather nice. Their tails are long, Their faces … Continue Reading →