Archive for the ‘art’ Category

New Painting for winter

April 6, 2016

It’s been a while since my last post I have been busy illustrating my third children’s book and  have just sent it on to the author. so it back to painting. We still have winter up in this neck of the woods with below normal temperatures and lots of snow. This painting was done form […]

Country Road In The Fall

November 14, 2015

I love this time of year where we live, the colours in the fall along with great skies make this a great time for paintings unfortunately the colourful leaves do not last long especially after a strong wind .  At this time in Nov. all the leaves are off the trees. This is a 16×20 […]

8×8 acrylics

October 31, 2015

This painting is showing the fall colours  of the maples along with some elm trees that ave died. maples thrive here but the elms are struggling. This painting is 8×8 acrylic on board called Elms and Maples

8×8 Acrylics

October 31, 2015

This painting is in the field across the road from me and again I liked the contrast of sky and fall colours.

8×8 acrylics

October 31, 2015

This time of year we get all kinds of crazy weather. this painting is called Snow Storm Passing By.  A light dusting of snow fell and as the storm passed the sunlight was a sharp contrast to the dark clouds.  These are acrylic on 8×8 board.

Square foot painting number 49

October 11, 2015

Tis the time of year  12×12 Fall Maple acrylic on board

Travel Paintings

September 22, 2015

Last week my wife and I did a trip around Georgian Bay  I love the diversity of the bay as the topography varies from flat lands to rugged Canadian Shield I did a few paintings of the type of landscape we saw on the trip and I hope to do more.  These are all 8×8 […]

Square foot 47

July 13, 2015

This painting I did as a demonstration at a Farmers market in Flesherton Ontario. I have a booth and I show my work there.

Square foot 46

July 13, 2015

Spring reflections 12 x 12 on board. This I did as a watercolour many moons ago and I thought I would like to do this in Acrylic. The river was high and near to over flowing the trees on the left.

Blueberry Rock

July 1, 2015

16×20 acrylic on canvas. I call this Blueberry Rock.  It reminds me of another Blueberry rock in Muskoka this one is in Haliburton.