CBC is currently running a series on "The National" in which viewers suggest the stories that should be covered. One of the features last night focused on the Membertou Nation in Nova Scotia. Their's is a unique and refreshing success story! I don't know every angle of the issue, but the report on "The National" was extremely positive.
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I'm working on paintings for the April show and have begun using natural objects on the canvasses. One in particular is making use of stones, twigs/branches, and leaves. It's looking good so far and there is a very good energy around it. We'll see how it turns out. One thing for certain, it feels extremely odd to wash stones in the kitchen sink...