When I started this post, I wrote the words we have been fuzy… I meant to say we have been busy with a new puppy, but fuzy or fuzzy is probably the more accurate statement. It is amazing how life takes turns around the most interesting corners. We gained a new puppy “Luna” without planning […]
What a Brilliant Day! I finally got it right with the weight of the back pack, hooray! I did cut out a couple of things and did not miss them, snacks, and the CHAIR! Really, some things you just have to do standing up – painting is one […]
Thanks for wonderful afternoon painting in the Headwaters Gallery at the Alton Mill. This is such a great environment and I loved the lighting. The sun was out from the north for most of the afternoon, and I was able to paint from about 1pm -3:30pm. I watched the lovely wedding preparations in the […]
Day 2 of Island Lake, I think I got there a bit earlier today and the spot I chose was so much better. I still packed way too much gear and maybe I do not need to bring some of the heavy stuff, like the chair and may be too many heavy snacks! I do […]
What a great way to Plein Air paint and get fit at the same time! I parked at the Island Lake lot in Orangeville and off loaded my bike. With a full pack of gear, surprized at how much I could carry on my back, I headed in to the park interior. Beautiful, is the […]
This is a new painting I started as a demo for the Series “Brushed By Art” which will be airing on Rogers TV this July. Jennifer was a wonderful host and put me right at ease. She asked that I show her the finished product when done and here it is! I look forward to […]
Something about the first day of summer, makes you want to travel, want to bike, want to take a vacation. Just Go!
This is currently on display in the new gallery at Maggiolly Art for the show “Interpretations” with the Orangeville Art Group. Again, I seem to find myself pushing the limits with colour. I have been using deep red backgrounds for a while but had not contemplated purple trees until I tried it on my previous […]
Welcome to my new website! I have been working on new scenes with trees and bicycles and I am hoping to enjoy the rest of what is turning out to be a cool summer. I will keep you posted as I get paintings on-line.