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Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on March 1, 2017

Lake Huron Twilight, Port Franks

Late on a calm day at Port Franks, the twilight is strangely coloured by the haze drifting up from chemical valley to the south. “Lake Huron Twilight, Port Franks” Acrylic on panel 2017 36x36in Larger image. This painting is in the private collection of Jim & Vi ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on February 22, 2017

Lake Huron, Clear Weather Ahead

Standing on a limestone beach near Tobermory, the clearing clouds promise a clear day tomorrow. “Lake Huron, Clear Weather Ahead” Acrylic on panel 2017 18x18in Larger image. This painting is in the private collection of Chris Moss. Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on February 22, 2017

First star of Spring, Lake Huron

Spotting the first star of the night nestled amongst the ragged clouds of an early spring sunset. “First star of Spring, Lake Huron” Acrylic on panel 2017 18x18in Larger image. This painting is in the private collection of Laura McDonald. Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on February 8, 2017

Lean into the rain (This too shall pass)

Up north, a bonzai pine tree leans into the oncoming rain. “Lean into the rain (This too shall pass)” Acrylic on panel 2017 11x14in Larger image. This painting is in the private collection of Jim & Virginia Pearce. Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on March 21, 2016

Lake Huron autumn sunset

Not long after the sun has gone down, the unsettled air above the green water catches the fading colours in the bands of clouds. “Lake Huron autumn sunset” Acrylic on panel 2016 30 x 30in Larger image. This painting is available for purchase. Continue Reading

Posted in Articles on July 22, 2013

Moods of Huron

Until you’ve lived on the eastern shore of Lake Huron I honestly don’t believe you can truly appreciate the moods that ebb and flow over the water. All of these shots were taken within 100 feet of each other on the same stretch of sandy beach just south of Kincardine, ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on June 12, 2013

Last of the light, northern lake

As the day draws to a close, facing south, the last of the days sunlight illuminates a small lake in the dreamy haze of late summer. Larger image. “Last of the light, northern lake” Acrylic on panel 36x36in 2013 This painting is in the private collection of Gary ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on June 12, 2013

Lake Huron—rolling cloud front

Facing west on Lake Huron, late in the day, out on the horizon a thin band of clear sky beneath the rolling cloud-front gives a glimpse of the sunlight reflecting on the water. Larger image. “Lake Huron—rolling cloud front” Acrylic on panel 36x36in 2013 Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on June 12, 2013

Urban shoreline by night

This scene depicts a typical urban nighttime view of a curving Great Lakes shoreline. In the distance the light pollution from the bright orange line of the sodium streetlights bleeds up, illuminating the high cloud cover as the lower rain-clouds disperse and drift off. Larger Im ... Continue Reading