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First New painting

May 26, 2017

This the first painting this year as I have been busy illustrating a children’s book for #Railfencebooks.  This is my fifth sojourn in doing illustrations called the Railfence Bunch series. This painting is a larger version of one I did a while back.  If you go back far enough on this blog you may find […]

More miniatures

November 10, 2016

More 6×6 acrylic paintings. Enjoy

Square foot painting # 50

October 31, 2016

Beaver Valley Barn looking north Acrylic on gallery style canvas. The fall colours this year have been amazing and trying to capture them has been a challenge. It almost looks too over the top with the reds of the maple trees and  yellows of the poplar and birch trees.

New Paintings

October 30, 2016

Hello  every one It has been a while since my last blog It has been a very busy summer . I have just finished 10 illustrations for a children’s book and I hope it will be out later this year . This the fourth book in the series for author Carolyn Morris and the Railfence […]

Another new Painting

July 1, 2016

Cedar Shore  8×10 acrylic on a gallery style board.  This is from a photo I took a couple of years back although I have painted this before, I do like to paint certain images more than once.

New painting

July 1, 2016

Swampy Shore  8×10 acrylic on a gallery style canvas  I was paddling around a small lake and came across this very wet shoreline and  I loved the submerged trees showing under the water and it was a challenge for me to get it right but I think I  have succeeded

A cold April in North country

May 4, 2016

We have had a cold April this year about three weeks ago I do a little walk arround our property as I passed by our pond there was these bull rushes in ice with a snow build up around their base. I loved the way the ice, snow and the bull rushes worked together to […]

Nov.13/15

November 15, 2015

I was working on this painting for a charity event for Arts on Ten Flesherton, it was to be for a silent auction. Then on the radio came the news of the Paris terrorist attack and I stopped painting. My paintings are usually of country scenes and quiet moments but I could not finish this […]

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.