Posts Tagged ‘acrylic

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 […]

2 new paintings

January 5, 2015

These paintings are all 9×10 acrylic on board. They will be going to the Tom Thompson Gallery in Owen Sound for their winter sale .

Christmas Commissions 2014

December 30, 2014

Sorry for not posting for a while I have been busy painting house portraits for Christmas. I had seven to do which I painted acrylic on 8×10 gallery style canvas’ . These images were sent to me via email and I think I captured the buildings colour.  It is always difficult to be positive on […]

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 […]

Beaver Valley Barn

July 17, 2014

This Barn is just off the road that runs along the bottom of Beaver Valley which is in Grey County Ontario.  In the back there is a rock face the the locals call Old Baldy.  This outcrop is part of the Niagara escarpment which runs from Tobermory Ontario down to Niagara Falls and into New […]

A walk in the woods

June 25, 2014

Spring has finally arrived in our neck of the woods with lots of rain and sunshine and a couple of tornadoes just a little east if us. however I am choosing to ignore the bad weather and settle for a nice walk in the woods This painting is of our back acreage mostly maple trees. […]

Square foot painting number 43

April 24, 2014

Summer sky from a photo I took last summer.

Square foot painting number 42

April 23, 2014

We are still fighting winter up here in Grey County I think we are slowly winning to-day is 7 degrees above zero Celsius. I’ve been looking through my photos and came across a river picture. Feeling nostalgic for warm summer evenings I thought I would do a painting of the Sydenham River which is in […]

Square foot painting number 40

March 13, 2014

Thought I would paint a summer scene this time just to warm me up.  Its  -10c or 15f and its March and next week is Spring but not HERE!!!! I think it will be a while before we get nice weather up here in Ontario.