This painting represents several aspects of Crescent Beach and Ocean Park, here in BC Canada. I was asked if I could paint a composite piece of both locations, which I was thrilled to accept! I grew up in White Rock and as a teenager and I spent most weekends walking […]
Available I painted this arbutus after spending a few weekends on Pitt Lake. As I paddled up and down the shoreline I noticed arbutus leaves sticking out here and there, hidden away. Pitt Lake is full of so many hidden arbutus, I wanted to paint the arbutus instead right in […]
Tofino is a wonderful place full of some of the best views Vancouver Island has to offer. I went there three summers ago to paint. The vast openness of the water was breathtaking. When you stand there you know you are standing at the edge of western Canada. This particular […]
I fell in love with the arbutus many years ago. I remember when I really began to notice them on Vancouver Island. Soon after I became familiar with this tree I began to see them everywhere, even in Vancouver. I learned that the Arbutus needs a high level of […]
Private Collection 16”x16” Acrylic on canvas This is the first painting I did in Ireland inside the Ring of Kerry. I woke up early, packed all my art and photography gear and hiked up a mountain that stood opposite to Carrauntoohil. This mountain may seem like a hill compared to […]
In this image we see the phenomenon of the Sun Dogs. The Sun Dogs come out when the air gets cold enough to form ice crystals and the light of the sun bounces off them. Watching this miracle are trees standing together, almost as pairs. The world combines its elements […]
This was a commissioned piece I did for a fellow artist. In this moment there was a deep connection between two people looking at this aroura from different places. The world has a way of bringing people together, even when they feel miles apart.
The iceberg is an image of duality and an analogy for the human psyche. In this analogy the tip of the iceberg is believed to be the part of ourselves we show to others- the conscious drives and behaviors at the forefront. Beneath this tip lays a hidden, more primal […]