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Posted in Minis, Paintings on December 20, 2011

Day draws to a close

After the sun sets, the sky lights up the low clouds above a wild meadow. “Day draws to a close” 12×12 in Acrylic on canvas This painting is available for auction at the “Canvas & Candlelight Event” Continue Reading

Posted in Minis, Paintings on December 6, 2011

Wind in the wild grass

The wind races by above the field of wild grass as the day draws to its close. “Wind in the wild grass” Acrylic on panel 12 in x 12 in 2011 This painting isĀ no longer available. Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on August 3, 2011

Gravel Pit

This image is a diagrammatic representation of the gravelpit, similar to the ones that dot the landscape in southwestern Ontario. The strong vignetting and aged tone lend a nostalgic feeling, as if to suggest the loss of what was once there. 24x24in Acrylic on panel 2011 This pai ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on January 10, 2009

Fresh green grass.

This piece is the fourth large grass themed work to date. The grass in this painting is a negative texture created solely using a palette knife, in contrast to earlier approaches which used a combination of extrusion and knife-work. The aim was to explore a stronger use of deep p ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on January 4, 2001

Grass

grass, detail, by nik harron, 2001 This piece is the third paintingĀ from the original series of four landscapes that I did for the Carpe Vinum show in 2001. It moves beyond the sturm and drang of the first two to represent a deeply individual experience of lying back in tall, fr ... Continue Reading