In the last few months, I’ve been getting to know the sound of a Hummingbird’s call. I’ve been trying to get quicker with looking up as soon as I hear it. I was pleasantly surprised when this one wasn’t too far away after I heard it and looked up. Photo taken in Stanley Park,…Details
Thank you Linus Galleries for posting my ‘Timekeeper’ painting on your Instagram account! 🙂
I found this drawing in one of my old sketchbooks from back in the late 1990s – early 2000s, read more… circa 1998/99. I was obsessed with the idea of being able to see reflections in water and at the time, was big into writing down my dreams. My technical skills have evolved…Details
The Ocean breathes life. Almost all living, breathing creatures on our planet depend on it, including us. In ancient times, Pelicans and Cormerants were highly respected around the world and were even symbols for Ocean and fishing. Their images were used to adorn pottery, art and even ancient ruins such as Chan Chan in Peru dating back to…Details
I’m very excited to share that two of my paintings ‘Gatekeepers’ and ‘Timekeeper’ have been accepted into the Juried International Group Art Show ‘Beast’ at Linus Gallery in Southern California, USA. Confirmed show dates to be announced shortly. I’m so honoured and grateful. Though only my second showing in an international gallery, I feel closer to showing…Details
Recently I went to the Vancouver Aquarium. Although I would be the first person to free every single animal from captivity, I strongly believe that we won’t protect what we don’t understand. I find this true on a lot of things but the ocean in particular. When you consider how many people on this planet…Details
Video credit: © Copyright Jackie Bourne 2017. Song credit: LAX by Pink elephant
This is was my first time adding sound to a video. One day I’ll get back underwater in some tropical waters and film the real deal with sound but until then this is fun too.
This little guy landed right in front of me as I was walking along and begged me to take his photo.
George Michael was one of, if not my favourite musician/artist ever. For my entire creative life which spans back to about 4 years old drawing rainbows and sunshine, I have listened to all of his albums, cassette tapes, CDs and then onto iTunes where I listen to him now still as I paint alot of the…Details
I’m happy to have one of my paintings (Heron Facing Light) on display at TEN SQUARED Annual Fundraising and Art Exhibition at The Federation of Canadian Artists Gallery in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Anyone that knows me knows that I don’t brag much about anything so I’ll take this opportunity to point out that the painting I entered into this show is…Details