On May 1st and May 15th 2019 I facilitated a 2 day workshop at the Kingston Yacht Club for members interested in photography. Participants learned about DSLR camera settings as well as effective ways to take photos using phone cameras. Workshop focused on composition, the art of picture taking and image selection. The flooded docks and rainy conditions made for some magical effects.
The Music Lovers' House Tour is an annual fundraiser in support of the Kingston Symphony. People purchase a passbook and tour some of Kingston's most interesting and eclectic homes. I was asked to photograph exterior views of the homes in January and February. I was able to take full advantage of the magical effects of snow and the special quality of winter light, creating individual photographs and a poster of house details for the passbook as well as framed prints for each
In early May 2019 I completed work overseeing a revised MixAbilities training program at Kingston's H'art Centre. For 13 weeks 4 artists/leaders and 1 artist/volunteer worked through 6 training modules, in support of their work "helping adults with intellectual disabilities reach their highest potential through the arts". Phase 2 training began in early February with the artist/leaders participating in an immersive afternoon session - learning about H'art's vision, developmen