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

Schneider Creek, prison for life.

As urban centres develop, nature is often condemned to serve the sentence for its founders’ crimes against the environment. Schneider Creek, which runs through, above, and below the city is a deeply ambivalent model for a natural rivercourse. At once the jewel of the city&# ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on March 19, 2012

Sunset Pond

The last of the golden light slips in across a gap in the trees and lights up the pond making it glow like embers. “Sunset Pond” Acrylic on canvas 36 x 36 in 2012 This painting is available for purchase.  Continue Reading

Posted in Knifeworks, Minis, Paintings on January 25, 2012

Reflecting on Autumn

On the hills leading down to the water, the trees have turned yellow, highlighting the random trees of another species. “Reflecting on Autumn” 12 x 12 in Acrylic on panel 2012 Continue Reading

Posted in Knifeworks, Paintings on January 19, 2012

Here.

Painted for the The Brush Off at THE MUSEUM. Painted in round 3— the HEAR round where each of 10 artists interpreted a short clip of music. “Hear” 18×18 in Acrylic on canvas 2012 Photograph by Joe Martz This painting is in the private collection of Amanda & ... Continue Reading

Posted in Minis, Paintings on December 6, 2011

Fixed point

Above a stubborn outcrop of rugged rock, the stars serenely continue their parade around the fixed point. “Fixed point” Acrylic on panel 12 in x 12 in 2011 This painting is in a private collection. Continue Reading

Posted in Minis, Paintings on December 6, 2011

Sunrise along the river

Looking east in the early morning on one of Ontario’s slow, broad rivers, the sun breaks between the trees along the valley. “Sunrisealong the river” Acrylic on panel 12 in x 12 in 2011 This painting is in the private collection of Kevin Lee Hansen.     ... Continue Reading

Posted in Northern Cosmology, Paintings on November 14, 2011

Light falling in the valley

This is the second painting in the Northern Cosmology series, which picks up themes from my earlier “Particles & waves” painting. The first in the series is “Still, it moves.” 18x24in acrylic on panel 2011 This painting was auctioned as part of the Fir ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on August 9, 2011

Elora, lower gorge.

In the lower reaches of the Elora gorge the water widens, slows and you can see the rocks in the shallows below as the sky opens up above you in the late afternoon sun. 12x16in acrylic on panel 2011 This painting is in the private collection of Claire Hogenkamp. Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on August 9, 2011

Elora, upper gorge.

An impression of the vastly varying contrasts in the light fields as you move down along the Elora gorge. 12x16in acrylic on panel 2011 Private collection of Diana Tamblyn.   Continue Reading