Archive for the ‘River’ Category

Square Foot #52

October 28, 2018

Back Stream 12×12 acrylic on canvas

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.

Finally a new painting I can post

March 23, 2015

I have done this subject a few times but It still intrigues me a lot.  I is a old concrete bridge just south of our property on the next concession down.  It is a one lane bridge still being used (don’t know for how long) and I visit it several times a year.  The painting […]

Square foot painting number 44

August 20, 2014

I call this Little Rapids. There are hundreds of little streams in around Grey County where I live most of them run into the Saugeen river system that ends up in Lake Huron. In this is acrylic on canvas , I liked how the water was tumbling over the rocks forming small rapids and after […]

Eugenia Falls Ontario

July 17, 2014

Staying with the Escarpment, our area has a number of waterfalls and Eugenia Falls is one of my favorites, In the spring the water flow is much larger but in the summer the flow is less and it has, I think, a more interesting quality.  I have painted the falls several times and each painting […]

New painting.

October 30, 2013

The Sagueen river system is a great inspiration for me I am always taking a camera with me wherever I go.  I saw this shot earlier this fall and thought it would make a nice painting. Here are the two images the photo and the finished painting. Acrylic on board 23X30  ‘River Mist’

Square Foot number 33

July 4, 2013

Back country spring Have you ever  thought you finished a painting only to keep playing around with it?  The painting on the top  is I think the final cut …maybe but who knows. I would like comments please.  What do you think?    

Square Foot Painting number 32

June 29, 2013

Pine Tree island was really a little bit of rock that some times was surrounded by water about 6 inches deep on (lake Rosseau Muskoka) but as kids we thought it was a neat place to swim.  Revisited the Island with friends and the pine tree was dead but still had a magical feel to […]

5 Miniatures for the Tom Thompson Gallery

May 26, 2013

I am entering a miniature show at the Tom Thompson Gallery in Owen sound Called 100 squares. All paintings are 4″x4″ or 10cm x 10cm The theme is ” One with the North” relating to Tom’s painting of the north.

Square Foot Painting number 31

May 8, 2013

Cedar With Rock I live near the Niagara Escarpment and along with boulders and rock cliffs there are the cedars.  Some of these cedars clinging to the rock face are hundreds of years old but are small in stature. Sort of a natural bonsai.