Author Archives: choleena

Wood Transfer garden signs!

The perfect year-round gift for the yard- or garden-lover, these signs are hand-made in my studio using recycled wood found around the farm. I can add different text, if you wish. They run from $20-$50, depending on the size. I … Continue reading

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Labour Day Weekend — Sundance Artisan Show 2016

Mark it on the calendar! I hope you will join me for Sundance Artisan Show, a three-day outdoor event of art, live music, and locally-made, micro-brewery ale all in a countryside setting. Sundance Artisan Festival is just over an hour’s pleasant drive … Continue reading

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Farm Update: new garden 2016

Anyone new to Art By Choleena may not know that it is located on a beautiful, 1860 farmstead where I grew up. Here is a dedicated page describing the farm and how we’re trying to save it. Every year we try … Continue reading

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All things fish

Anyone who knows me knows my love of fish and recycling. I’ve dipped my toe in watercolour, acrylic, recycled objects, abstract, and mosaic. And, I’ve produced my images on T-shirts, in jewellery, and in greeting card format. This is not … Continue reading

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Art and Tea in the Garden – June 25-26, 2016

I hope you will join me… If you’re in Ottawa, I will be showing with Alice Hinther, and other talented artists against the backdrop of a beautiful back-yard tea and garden party. Drop by to view our latest creations and enjoy some home-made … Continue reading

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FUNDRAISER: Re-building a home for the ethical egg

We are preparing for hens at the farm! … In this day of mass farming, where millions of chickens are mistreated for the almighty egg production market — you will be doing your part to humanely supply cage-free, well-loved chickens … Continue reading

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$100 and Under Christmas Sale

If you come on Saturday, make a day of it and attend the Carp Farmers’ Christmas Market, and the St Paul’s United Church Christmas bazaar at the same time! Fri. Dec. 4th, 2-8 pm Sat. Dec. 5th, 8 am to 4 pm … Continue reading

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All-ages, or adult coloring books are all the rage!

I’ve just launched my first colouring book! This one features 20 Flora & Fauna images from my original mosaic artworks. They are $20 each. Bulk orders/prices available. It is a fundraiser for the farm where my Art By Choleena studio … Continue reading

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TARDIS Tealight and other Doctor Who items

I’ve taken my TARDIS artwork and turned it into an LED tea-light. Since it’s flame-less, there is no worry of fire. I cut each window by hand, then glue four copies together to make a four-sided cover for the tea-light. … Continue reading

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Farm Update – June 2015

This Spring, we found ourselves host to 4 families of Canada Geese, rearing 17 babies. What a lovely sight on the pond every morning. Bird romance is not the only thing budding here… wild flowers abound as the season heats … Continue reading

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