Posts Tagged ‘acrylic

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 […]

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.

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.