Author Archives: Debb Ferris Bates

About Debb Ferris Bates

Yes, I am an "art freak"...which would be true. I love all kinds of Art. The art of hand-lettering, the art of pinstriping, airbrushing and now portrait painting (pets & people) . "If I could not paint, I could not breathe" Debb Ferris Bates

Painting tells story of segregation

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So honoured to be chosen for my image / painting to be printed on metal sheets , to be placed on the outside of the Roseland Theatre in New Glasgow , Nova Scotia. Continue reading

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Portrait I painted of my friend Louise Size 18″  x 36″ Unveiling of my drawings of the 2015 NB Sports Hall of Fame  Graphite Drawings   

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I am an official “Wall Dog”

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Group picture taken by Bruce Huff  (blue eyes) 2013 Kewanee Wall Dogs Meet in Kewanee Il.  This was the most fun I have ever had, and I was so honored to be asked to join 212 Sign painters / muralist , from … Continue reading

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Deb, I think it’s just absolutely brilliant! Well-conceptualized, well-written, and it inspires me! You should be in marketing (although your job touches on marketing, I know). I’ll pass it along. Great job. Have a blast at painting the Heartland. I’m … Continue reading

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Creating Art in Small Studios

Creating Art in Small Studios. This is a wonderful site !!!   Lots of information about art -related articles. Lori McNee was nice enough to add my PICTURE of my  little “studio” (sixth picture down 🙂 in her  article about small studios. Thank … Continue reading

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Artist Statement

Artist Statement My very first memory related to art  was my first day of school  and I was given paper and crayons  and was told to draw a picture. I colored a happy sun with sunrays not touching the sun  and … Continue reading

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