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Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on March 28, 2017

Luminous Huron

On a hazy Lake Huron day, the air literally glows with the golden light of the setting sun. “Luminous Huron” Acrylic on panel 2017 18x18in Larger image. This painting is unavailable. Continue Reading

Posted in Interrupted Horizons, Landscapes, Paintings on October 31, 2012

Nemo—20,000 fields beneath the lee.

Looking west towards Kitchener-Waterloo at the base of the horizon, we see Mt. Nemo’s stranded promontory divide the line of the Niagra escarpment. Below, in the lee of the ancient shoreline, the farmer’s fields masquerade as a man-made ocean, highlighting the fact th ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on July 11, 2012

Fair weather Huron (dusk)

A familiar sight to those lucky enough to live on the eastern shore of Lake Huron— the haze of summer darkens on the horizon not long after the sun sets. This piece is another experiment with new approaches to water textures. “Fair weather Huron (dusk)” Acrylic on p ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on July 3, 2012

Calm haze Spring, Lake Huron

An experiment in minimalism and a new approach for rendering water ripple textures, this painting captures the band of haze on Lake Huron mid-afternoon on a late spring day. “Calm haze Spring, Lake Huron” Acrylic on panel 36x36in 2012 Private collection.  Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on January 10, 2008

Port Franks, late afternoon.

untitled (detail), 2008 First of all, I have to say that this painting is one of my favourites. It was painted the day after I spent a wonderful August afternoon floating in the warm, soupy green waters south of Port Franks. I wanted to capture the intense colours of the water an ... Continue Reading