Dip Dip and Swing

Despite Purolator’s best efforts, my painting, Trudeau’s Canoe, made it to and from the Cottage Life offices in one piece! And in time to illustrate Justin Trudeau’s back page column about his father teaching him to paddle.

You can check it out in the above issue. But lock up your imagination first. I cannot look through this magazine without spazzing out about fixing up the trailer YESTERDAY, buying a shack in the woods, moving to the Yukon and wearing a suit made of Pendleton blankets every. Dang. Day. It’s a real danger if you have an ounce of love for the outdoors.


  1. hollie
    May 10, 2012 - Reply

    this is awesome, amy. congratulations!

  2. admin
    May 14, 2012 - Reply

    Thanks Hollie!

  3. April 30, 2013 - Reply

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