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Posted in Landscapes, Northern Cosmology, Paintings on August 15, 2017

True North Star

In the clear air of the North, the heavens wheel overhead on the axis of the world. As the pines reach up to the stars, a flashing brilliance connects the sky to the earth. “True North Star” Acrylic on wood panel 2017 12x36in Larger image. This painting is in a ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Northern Cosmology, Paintings on August 15, 2017

Northern Autumn Sunset

The tips of two stunted pines reach for the ragged clouds as a meteor skips by above. “Northern Autumn Sunset” Acrylic on wood panel 2017 18x18in Larger image. This painting is in the private collection of Gord Tanner. Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on August 15, 2017

Venus over sunset – Bob’s Harbour, Tobermo ...

From the shore of the limestone spit on the shore of Lake Huron, the sunset lights up like a line of fire as it dips behind the tree line on the bay’s far shore. “Venus over sunset – Bob’s Harbour, Tobermory” Acrylic on wood panel 2017 36x18in Larger i ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Northern Cosmology, Paintings on August 15, 2017

Bright Northern Night

Fresh memories of the warm light before sunset colour the light of the rising moon as a shooting star flashes by over bonsai pines. “Bright Northern Night” Acrylic on wood panel 2017 20x20in Larger image. This painting is in the private collection of Karen Schulman ... Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Northern Cosmology, Paintings on March 28, 2017

Northern Wonder III

As the tips of the ancient bonsai pines reach for the stars, a meteor flashes and in an instant is gone. “Northern Wonder III” Acrylic on panel 2017 18x18in Larger image. This painting is in the private collection of Jodi Simpson. Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Northern Cosmology, Paintings on February 22, 2017

Northern Wonder II

Above the tree line silhouetted against the lights of the nearby town, a shooting star momentarily flashes across the Milky Way. “Northern Wonder II” Acrylic on panel 2017 18x18in Larger image. This painting is in a private collection. Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Northern Cosmology, Paintings on February 8, 2017

Northern Wonder

Above the tree line silhouetted against the lights of the town, a shooting star momentarily flashes across the Milky Way. “Northern Wonder” Acrylic on panel 2017 18x18in Larger image. This painting is in the private collection of Ben Brown. Continue Reading

Posted in Landscapes, Paintings on February 8, 2017

Lean into the rain (This too shall pass)

Up north, a bonsai 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 December 20, 2016

Synders Flats Day

Just outside Kitchener, Ontario, Snyders Flats is a rehabilitated gravel pit that is an idyllic swimming hole in the hot days of summer. Surrounded by naturalized meadows and forest, it is an oasis calm respite from the heat and noise of the city. “Snyders Flats Day” ... Continue Reading