Events Archives - Marlene Lowden

Painting with an audience is like stepping up to the plate – all eyes are on your every move!

Painting with an audience is like stepping up to the plate – all eyes are on your every move! It is exhilarating, challenging AND very vulnerable! I’m so thankful to the staff of the North Vancouver Opus who welcomed me and helped me set up the demos that I hosted in the store. Waiting with……

Unity in Diversity Artist Statement via video!

  This is my artist’s statement about my new series of oil paintings called the Unity in Diversity series.  Less than a minute and perhaps, my more serious philosophical side.     If you’d rather read than watch – here’s a slightly longer version: Unity in Diversity It comes from the shadow and the light.……

Have you ever experienced a win before you stepped on the field?

That’s how I was feeling before I boarded the plane to Spain last May. I was in Spain when I sent this note out, hosting our first Open Your Art Retreat with Marleen Vermeulen. I learned so much preparing for the adventure and I developed what I know will be life long friendships. To practice……

I get high will a little help from my …. social media friends.

The Beatles came to mind because I’m feeling very high on happy right now. Why?  I’ve participated in a number of social media “challenges” over the past few months.  I’ve created art daily on Instagram, posted artwork on Facebook, practiced yoga every day and right now, I’m involved in a self-care “event” on Instagram. Being accountable to others,……