Diary of an artist

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Opening night in Victoria

Last month my sister, Meg Tilly, starred in a production of “Who’s afraid of Virginia Woolf?” in Victoria.  My sister, Jennifer Tilly, and I were both there for opening night.  Meg’s performance as Martha practically brought me to my knees.  Andrew Wheeler (George) gave a powerful performance and the other two members of the cast,… read more

Want to be in the loop? Follow me on Twitter!

Well, I’ve finally taken the plunge.  I’ve joined Twitter!  I don’t know why I waited so long.   It’s a great resource and it’s fun too!   If you want to be in the loop with me and my art, the easiest way is to follow me on Twitter @beckytilly – just press the link over on… read more

Significant birthday today…

Birthdays are funny, you don’t look different, you don’t feel different overnight, and yet, there is the inexorable pull towards the night.  Whether I enjoy my life on this earth for another 10 years or 50 years, eternal sleep awaits.     I’m not ready to sleep yet, and I won’t be until the moment… read more

Website up! More paintings on the way!

At last!  Finally my website is up and running!  I’ve been working hard this last year to build up my body of work, so I have quite a few paintings waiting in the wings.  Check back every few days, as I will be adding new paintings several times a week, and even every day when… read more

Artwork coming soon!

Thanks to everyone who has stopped by and enquired about my paintings.  I am presently working like mad to finish them up and get my website up and running.  This whole process involves a lot more than I had anticipated!  But I’m getting there.  ETA is August 1, 2011 at the latest.  Of course you… read more