Archive for January 2010


January 31, 2010

The Saugeen River going through Durham Painted this in late fall out doors with a group of artists.   It was a very warm day for the time of year.


January 30, 2010

Just finished painting the old Markdale Fire Hall It’s now a tourist information booth  and Chamber of Commerce office. The rest of the building is used for storage.  There are lots of problems with the building  eg. the roof leaks and the tower , as my daughter Shannon would say is sketchy.  It would probably […]


January 29, 2010

Still having trouble with my computer wireless router. I may have to get rid of it. Any how I’m working on two commissions of the old and new Markdale fire halls.  I did the new one first because I was not sure on how to proceed to capture it. As you can see it is […]

Jan 26, 27 2010

January 27, 2010

My @%$#%##  router for my computer  was acting up again. Here’s two to-day. Both  small watercolour exercises about 5″x7″ each As you can see I have a lot of rivers in my area so a lot of my paintings depict this Some people my call these  streams or creeks but this area is the Saugeen […]

January 25, 2010

watercolour 12″x14″ I seem to be stuck in a rut lately This barn was demolished about 6 years ago. It was a land mark in a village called Minden in Haliburton Ontario. I painted this a few months ago

January 24, 2010

just got back from Toronto. It’s raining sigh. Wasaga Beach on Lake Huron watercolour approx size  10″x14″ This area of the beach is all gone due to arson. I found an old photograph of these buildings, it was taken in the off-season just after a rain.  I added the person with the umbrella.


January 23, 2010

Great  lobster fest last night lots of wine and lobster. On our way to Toronto for weekend so here’s another painting  I  did last year. Watercolour ”  Long  Gone”  Image approx 15″x 35″ The building are no longer there just the fence line

January 22, 2010

I have been delivering  our plaques all day and now am going out for lobster diner to- night. Here’s a painting done a while ago. Watercolour “Tracks” 12″x 20″ We get a lot of snow up here


January 21, 2010

Abandoned   watercolour  Approx size 9″x 14″ This place is in Grey County Ontario.  It is pretty much how it was when I painted it.

jan 19

January 20, 2010

I had this ready  to post on  the 19th but was busy  so I’m posting it to day Cove Island Light House  watercolour Image approx. 8″ X 11″