Zoé Boivin | Charming, Colourful and Joyful Paintings

I met Zoe when I dropped in the elegant lifestyle shop Vestibule in the Mile End. The young visual artist was there selling her artwork that was presented throughout the store during a special event. While I was there, her paintings were being admired, and the public was enthusiastic to discuss with her. It was easy to see … Continue reading Zoé Boivin | Charming, Colourful and Joyful Paintings

Brooklyn’s Bushwick, DUMBO, and Williamsburg | Street Art, Vintage Shopping and Cunning Lifestyle

OK so saying that I LOVE NYC is suspected but, of course, I do.  I lived in Manhattan for a few months and have traveled there many times.  Every trip, I have the same struggle; do I return to the places that I already know and love or do I venture into new areas and … Continue reading Brooklyn’s Bushwick, DUMBO, and Williamsburg | Street Art, Vintage Shopping and Cunning Lifestyle

Louis-Bernard St-Jean | Sculptural Oil Paintings Making an Impact

Introducing Louis-Bernard St-Jean, a self-taught visual artist achieving great things in little time! Coming from a completely different background (Information Technology!),  art is something he found within himself.  His skills were self-taught and progressed tremendously with time.  St-Jean is a hardworking artist who has created a unique way of applying oil paint on canvas.  Represented … Continue reading Louis-Bernard St-Jean | Sculptural Oil Paintings Making an Impact

PURA VIDA | Costa Rica’s Capital, San Jose & the Carribean Coast | Panama’s Bocas Del Toro

Tropical nature, beaches, mountains,  and oh yes, sloths! Welcome to Costa Rica, a Central America haven for international visitors.   It is not surprising that one of this country's prime economic driver is tourism.  Beautiful landscapes, warm weather, culturally foreign enough to freshen your outlook without losing some of the home's comfort.  I have wanted to … Continue reading PURA VIDA | Costa Rica’s Capital, San Jose & the Carribean Coast | Panama’s Bocas Del Toro