Category: Blogging

Late nights and early mornings

If you’ve stopped by it’s should be obvious that this website is due for an upgrade, but I thought I’d do a quick post to say yes I’m still alive and painting. Most of the work in the gallery is from another place in my life…

Late nights and early mornings

If you’ve stopped by it’s should be obvious that this website is due for an upgrade, but I thought I’d do a quick post to say yes I’m still alive and painting. Most of the work in the gallery is from another place in my life…

Illustration Friday: Escape

“Sometimes…”, Oil on Canvas; © Jennifer Pohl The word for this Illustration Friday reminded me of a this little tondo I painted one night some ten years ago. It’s hard to read the text on this image, but it contains a quote from one of my…

Illustration Friday: Feet

Conor, Egg Tempera & Ink on Paper; © Jennifer Pohl My footnote post (which was something of an unintentional mixed media piece) may have worked here, but instead I thought I’d show a page from my new Moleskine. Many Canadians, and most Newfoundlanders, are already familar…

Late nights and early mornings

If you’ve stopped by it’s should be obvious that this website is due for an upgrade, but I thought I’d do a quick post to say yes I’m still alive and painting. Most of the work in the gallery is from another place in my life…

Illustration Friday: Feet

Conor, Egg Tempera & Ink on Paper; © Jennifer Pohl My footnote post (which was something of an unintentional mixed media piece) may have worked here, but instead I thought I’d show a page from my new Moleskine. Many Canadians, and most Newfoundlanders, are already familar…

A Study in Sherlock

My husband Douglas Johnston has just turned a life-long hobby into another great blog, a multimedia one called A Study in Sherlock. If you have even a passing interest in mystery, history, literature, or perhaps the best known fictional character of all time, I think I…

A Study in Sherlock

My husband Douglas Johnston has just turned a life-long hobby into another great blog, a multimedia one called A Study in Sherlock. If you have even a passing interest in mystery, history, literature, or perhaps the best known fictional character of all time, I think I…

Paper, Productivity and Passion

This has been a pretty exciting time in our household. A few months after the release of his D*I*Y Planner Hipster PDA Edition to rave reviews, Doug –with the help of dedicated friends from around the world– launched DIYPlanner.com on Saturday. This illustration, which graces the…

Rick Mercer Online

Comedian Rick Mercer has started a blog this June, and he is as entertaining and contentious as ever. If you haven’t seen any of his work, Rick would be Canada’s more cynical version of Jon Stewart. Today he writes: It’s too damned hot! 34 degrees in…