Stems of the leaves, flowers and buds are the theme of this painting. The Cyclamen plant, in a wide variety of beautiful colours, grows well indoors and in temperate climates it thrives outside as well.
Ode to Joy 8 x 10, oil on birch board
Created by children’s put joy a snowman with an expressive stance holds his position with a big smile on his face. Painted from an actual snowman with a sense of joy around him!
Follow the Light 11 x 14, oil on cradled panel
On a beautiful day the little islet nestles on a west coast beach. The clouds catch the light and the little islet captures the focal point.
Brady’s Beach, Bamfield – SOLD 10 x 10, oil on cradled panel
The short walk to Brady’s Beach is well worth the short walk over the peninsula to see the majestic sea stacks standing strong. It is a very impressive beach for sure.
Dutchess – SOLD 4 x 4, oil on panel
A wonderful little King Charles Spaniel whose owner is a good friend of mine. A delight to paint!
Green Sea-SOLD 12 x 16, oil on cradled panel
The wind was blowing, the clouds were hustling across the sky and the sea was a striking shade of green. It was an exhilarating day and this piece was a pleasure to paint. It was so windy that I do not think an easel would have stood up to the wind, hence this was … Read More
Wait for Me! 16 x 20, oil on cradled panel
Recently the Canadian Geese with their quizzical looks have caught my attention. I was sitting on a bench surrounded by Canadian Geese and this particular Canada Goose spun on his heels and and prepared to take flight. Magically his wings began to spread and grow as they gracefully left the sides of his body. … Read More
VanDusen Sunflowers, 12 x 12, oil on board
Started plein air in VanDusen Botanical Gardens when the beautifully large sunflowers were in full bloom.
Calm Estuary – Sold 8 x 10, oil on canvas
Located on Gabriola Island, near the ferry terminal, this peaceful estuary caught my eye with the colours of the water. This piece was on display at the Federation Gallery on Granville Island.
Flat Top Islands 12 x 12, oil on cradled panel
I was fortunate to cross the Strait of Georgia and capture photos of the tiny Flat Top Islands which are located just off Gabriola Island.