Latest
  • Chrissy Poitras, watercolour, painting, abstract

    A FEW SMALL SKETCHES

    Sometimes it’s nice just to work on a few small pieces. These pieces are approximately 5 x 7 in and are done on rag paper. They are on display at the House of Falconer in Picton, ON. I have plans for some new panel works in oil which I can’t wait to begin. But, we… Read more »

  • Spotlightd_2014_watercolouronragpapersm

    SHADES OF GREEN / IT’S COLD IN ONTARIO

    Finally finished the last two commissioned abstract watercolour paintings from the Indiegogo campaign. This piece is titled Spotlight and was finished over the holidays. I have now started working on a 4 x 5 ft oil painting and am hoping I can bring some of the concentrated mark making I have been doing in these… Read more »

  • copper, etching, intaglio, printmaking, Chrissy Poitras

    SUNDAY ETCHING

    I find it challenging to motivate myself in the winter. I really just want to stay curled up in a blanket, computer on my lap, reading about how to be motivated … instead of actually being motivated and going out into the studio to print. But, this past Sunday, I got out from under my… Read more »

  • press, Chrissy Poitras, Work Your Art

    PRESS // WORK YOUR ART

    Earlier this year I got an email from Debbie at Work Your Art asking if I would participate in her newest section on the website. I was super excited! I think this site is great, so of course I jumped on the opportunity to contribute. The questions were wonderful and I hope my answers did… Read more »

  • Chrissy Poitras, Abstract, Painting, Watercolor

    BOOM – ABSTRACT SKETCH

    Continuing to work on some small abstract sketches to test out new ways of working with space in my pieces. See this piece in my Etsy shop.

  • Chrissy Poitras, Abstract, Watercolour, Painting

    ABSTRACT SKETCHES

    I have been working on some new abstract sketches where I am working on creating spaces that have more of a three dimensional environment. This new piece is for sale on etsy here: Everyman Winner.

  • Chrissy Poitras, Painting, Watercolour, Abstract, Ontario

    ONTARIO SUMMER

    Painting at our friends cabin in the Kawartha Lakes, Ontario.

  • Painting, Abstract, Watercolour, Paper, Chrissy Poitras

    WHERE YOU GONNA RUN TO?

    Been enjoying the comforts of my studio. Curled up in blankets at my table painting almost everyday.

  • Chrissy Poitras, Watercolour, Painting, Work on Paper, Abstract

    U PAINT

    The two new paintings are taking on a new composition which I like.

  • Abstract, Watercolour, Painting, Paper

    NEW PAINTINGS