It's almost here, and I'm not even mad.

Chantal Emory

Tags Christmas, decor, deer, deerhead, guelph, holiday, prints, stag, vendor

 'Tis the Season: I have always loved Christmas, but there is just something special about having your own home to decorate, and cutting down your very own Christmas tree. That feeling you get when you walk in your front door and your tree is lit with an overwhelming smell of spruce filling your home. It is my most favourite thing about the Holidays. When it comes to Holiday decor, I'm a big fan of versatility. Something that can take you into New Years Eve, or even last all year round. This was the reasoning behind my Christmas Deerhead Stencil. There's something very appealing...

Now Available in Store

Chantal Emory

Tags blooms, decor, events, flowers, guelph, paintings, prints

Well you guys, I'm super excited to announce that select paintings and prints of mine are now available at Blooms & Flora downtown Guelph. Blooms & Flora is a Guelph florist owned and operated by a lovely lady named Robyn. The girls at Blooms & Flora create the most beautiful floral arrangements for all sorts of special events. I am so honoured to have been asked to display my work through their lovely and new little flower shop!! You can pop in at 25 Suffolk Street East, in Guelph and take a little browse for yourself. And why not pick up some fresh...

Darling Dahlias

Chantal Emory

Tags blooms, dahlia, flowers, guelph, photoshoot

 A Hand-picked Creative Shoot: Ok you guys. I have been meaning to get some new pictures taken for my website (and Instagram, of course), so, when my very best friend (not to mention talented photographer of Injoy Imagery),  Jacqueline, proposed meeting at a Field of wild Dahlias for a creative shoot, I could not pass up the opportunity. Let me just say that if I could start every day frolicking in a field of flowers, believe me, I would.   (The look; a flowy white blouse from Kennedy Park, Guelph, ON)    (The location; Andrews' Scenic Acres, Milton, ON)This field was IN-credible, Dahlias in every...

Art on the Street 2015

Chantal Emory

Tags decor, events, guelph, paintings, prints, vendor

A Guelph Tradition: Art on the Street is one of Guelph's largest, most recognized, juried art exhibitions. So, needless to say, it's kind of a big deal. Every year my fiancé and I, along with our bulldog, would make the trek towards the hustle and bustle of downtown on the first Saturday in July. 3 years in a row, drawn by the music and festivities, we would wander up and down the closed off Quebec Street and enjoy dozens of local Guelph art vendors. Finally, this year, I decided that this was something that I needed to be a part of. This was...