This blog shows the folkart I make, my reproduction furniture and other projects. My studio/shop is in my backyard. It's a couple of miles off the main road in West Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada. When you come to visit make sure you see – the "Olde Times" Garden House Museum; Grandma's Attic; the Furniture Box; Grampa's Loft (antiques, old doors, etc. in my Dad’s old barn loft); and my World's Largest Egg Beater, certified by Guinness World Records.
Sunday, June 30, 2013
Monday, June 24, 2013
i used locally milled lumber and built it like a farm grainery. the main structure is post 'n beams. then i boarded it in and shingled the walls and roof.
the museum has interesting and quirky stories and items i collected over the years. be sure the sign the guestbook.
Sunday, June 2, 2013
...The largest category of the show highlights eight contemporary artists, one of whom is: Kerras Jeffery. His red fox sports teeth right out of a fairytale and includes a collection of animals such as a monster raccoon; pig with two heads, ears made from sneaker soles; and a porker arranged on a dinner platter complete with apple in its mouth. Jeffery's door, which we have dubbed folk-Dada 1 due to its surrealistic nature, is very unusual. The work shows a man's nose, pipe, hands and foot, accompanied by parts of his dog, seemingly ambling through the door panel. Obviously the man and his companion have a walk in mind..."