Monday, July 26, 2010

A Fond Farewell to Stockdale Gallery

Everyone remembers their first gallery experience. I was introduced to Janet Battagglio at Stockdale Mills and Janet accepted my works into her gallery.
Regretably, it was a short and sweet love affair and Janet informed me that she was closing her gallery in August. Janet has provided me as a beginning painter with great teaching, advice and encouragement. She has been everything a beginning painter could ask for.


  1. Too bad...I love little galleries, esp rural ones.

  2. Hi Win,
    Sorry that I didn't this post earlier on my blogger. I love all of its atmospher...Maybe the mood of artist depend on ambience though. I feel regretful about it...


Thank you for posting your comments.
ATTENTION SPAMMERS: Comments with links to other websites, will not be accepted.

A message for anonymous posters: Comments will be accepted provided they are thoughtful and articulate.

Reciprocating comments between posters will not be accepted. Sorry - I have no intention of giving readers the opportunity to engage in flame wars. It won't happen.

Fredericks-Artworks Blog, copying policy

The Canadian Copyright act, section 29 reports on fairdealing, that it is not an infringement to reproduce someone else's work for research, study, criticism, review or to report. Which pretty much sums up what this site is about. All content sources, be they artists, printed references, and website url's are respectfully identified on this site. http://http//

Mission Statement
A Portrait of the Visual Arts in Canada, is intended to celebrate the richness of Canada's visual arts, and to promote the arts in Canada.

Statement of Intent
I make every effort to credit the sources of information used in this blog and to obtain the permission and cooperation of all the works presented by living artists. I try, as much as possible to use works from public sources eg. national and provincial collections, of deceased artists. If for any reason, any artist disapproves of anything written about them or their work the artist is encouraged to request withdrawal of the content.