ABOUT ME:

Dennis’ interest in art began at an early age through pencil, charcoal and pen and ink drawing. Painting in watercolour since 1994, Dennis is principally self-taught supplementing his development through workshops and classes, AND Practice. Dennis is Past President of The Contemporary Art Society, based in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
     Dennis has exhibited at:

                   *     Acadia University Art Gallery
              *     Red Door Gallery
              *     MacDonald House Gallery
              *     Old Anderson House Gallery
              *     Contemporary Art Society Group Shows
              *     McCourt's Oceanside Retreat Studio
              *     Marquis of Dufferin Gallery and Gift Shop
             
*     Contemporary Art Society Juried Shows
              *     Lunenburg Art Gallery
              *     Kermesse Spring Arts Shows (IWK)
              *     Teichert Gallery
              *     Best Coast Coffee Gallery
              *     Amber Rose Gallery
             
*     Green Bay and Area Artists Group Shows
              *     Shoreline Gallery
              *     Wildwood Cafe Gallery
              *     Mahone Bay Mini Gallery
              *     Lighthouse Awareness Art Shows
             
*     Shoreline Too Gallery
              *     White Point Beach Resort Gift Shop
              *     Petite Noel Annual Arts&Crafts Show

AWARDS

32nd Contemporary Art Society Juried Show, 2005
Louisa Letson Award for 3rd in show
 Laundry Day

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34th Contemporary Art Society Juried Show, 2007
Honourable Mention  - Open Category
  Midtown II

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39th Contemporary Art Society Juried Show, 2012
Honourable Mention  - Landscapes
  Fenders

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40th Contemporary Art Society Juried Show, 2013
Honourable Mention  - Landscapes
  A Bicycle Boat for Two

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42nd Contemporary Art Society Juried Show, 2015
Honourable Mention  - Seascapes
  Points of Light


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43rd Contemporary Art Society Juried Show, 2016
Louisa Letson Award for 3rd in show
  Autumn Has Spoken

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Honourable Mention  - Seascapes
  Moored to Sea in Mahone Bay

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44th Contemporary Art Society Juried Show, 2017

Honourable Mention  - Animals
  Wild Ponies on the Moor




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Dennis paints from his studio in the south shore village of Cherry Hill, Nova Scotia, on the ocean between Bridgewater and Liverpool.

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Views as he paints!!
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 His focus will be on local scenes of the shore, Mahone Bay, Lunenburg, Broad Cove, Cherry Hill, Voglers Cove, Liverpool and surrounding area.

Commissions are welcome.






Dennis offers courses and workshops in both watercolour technique and drawing and  sketching.