Landscapes

  • Celebrating
  • Canada 150th
  • Through Art
  • Protect, Preserve My Gift

    48" - 66" Acrylic on canvas

    $5400

    New Work July 2017

    Come again and again
    watch fertile earth burst
    healthy bark split
    weathered branches break

  • Elemental

    36" - 60" Acrylic on canvas

    $4500

    New work June 2017

    Summoned each summer to wild lands
    that heal
    where words become prayer
    in my chapel called Earth

  • See The Beauty Underneath

    30 - 72"w

    $4800

    New Work May 2017

    My Canada is glorious and free, wild and untamed. We live in a beautiful country full of magnificent places to go and experience the wild outdoors. My work has always been inspired by the natural, untamed land.

    These old trees, with their aging bark along a shoreline reflect youth.
    No matter how old you are, you still feel young inside.

  • Bathe in Silence

    36"-40"

    $2500

    New Work July 2017

    Speaking only to one
    would you feel lonely?
    Here in the wild
    no gabbing in cafes
    no shouting above the crowd
    my soul talk - unaccompanied

  • In The beginning

    24"-48"

    $2400

    Acrylic on canvas

    I long for snow to fill rivers
    with Spring
    Speckled fish rise
    to greet the sun

  • Our Canada

    30"-30"

    SOLD

    Acrylic on canvas

    Painted for Canada 150. An abstracted landscape depicting the majestic lands of Canada and
    all peoples, past, present and future generations who discover, hike or paddle through this country.

  • The Light In You

    24"-40"

    $1600

    New work July 2017

  • Beauty Within The Fog

    18"-18"

    $575

    Acrylic on canvas, framed

    More art for Canada 150 emerged. Western Brook Pond, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland is a most glorious piece of Canada.

  • No One Owns This Land

    18 - 18"

    SOLD

    Acrylic on canvas; framed

  • First winters Fall

    18 - 18"

    $575

    New work 2017 Acrylic on canvas; framed

  • No Need To Speak

    18 - 18"

    $575

    2017 Acrylic on canvas; framed

    No need to speak, here. Ancient wisdom, wild callings in this sparkling world, hear.

  • Welcome To The Sun

    10"h - 30"w

    SOLD

    2017 Acrylic on canvas; framed

    Try to stop the trees from turning, burning, for time hums a prelude to the seeds,
    they trill with sun and moon, drum with drought and downpours.

  • New Light After Twilight

    48"-60"

    $4800

    Acrylic on Canvas

  • Sun Showers

    18 - 18"

    SOLD

  • Heaven On Earth

    30"h - 72"w

    $4500

    2017

  • Bewitched on Starkey Hill

    48"h-60"w Acrylic on canvas 2016

    $4800

    Starkey Hill is the highest point of land in Puslinch Township, just south of my home city of Guelph.
    Its panoramic viewpoint shows the city of Guelph and the Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate in downtown
    Guelph, 8.06 kilomometers as the crow flies. This painting was inspired by a walk one beautiful evening.

    I remember the view that silenced the world, bewitched upon that lovely spot, not wanting to break the spell and begin the journey back.

  • Mindfulness

    30" - 60" 2016

    $3800

    I hear the seeds still strumming
    while night fall begins

  • The River

    30"h-60"w 2016

    $3800

    2016 Title piece of the new River Series

    Finally stepping in, upon cool clear waters
    I begin, as the great bald eagle soars beyond sight
    Cherry paddle plunges, mind chatter stops
    city muscles waken, wild strength surges
    through headwinds we are swift and
    yesterday recedes

  • New Horizons Await

    30"h-60"w 2016

    $3800

    Tallest trees whisper last goodnight and lake is silent as if it knows an old friend will soon be arriving
    sensing familiar flutters outstretched wings of white tip up for a perfect splash landing

  • Soul Talk

    30" - 40" 2016

    $2500

  • A Quiet Day With You

    20"h-40"w 2016

    SOLD

  • Let's Do It Together

    20"h-40"w 2016

    $1600

  • Floating

    30"-60" 2016

    $3800

  • A Soft Landing

    30"-60" 2016

    SOLD

  • Flowing With You

    30"-60" 2016

    SOLD

  • Looking Back

    30"-60" 2016

    $3800

  • Out On Our Own

    30 - 60"w

    $3800

  • Stopping On The Way Home

    40"h - 60"w 2016

    $4600

    Available at Matilda Swanson Gallery, Clarksburg, ON

    What strange things sometimes happen. Your third eye is the camera. Memories of the Canadian Rockies, never-ending glaciers flowing down to the lake, geese flying home.

  • Above and Beyond Tomorrow

    24"h - 72"w 2016

    SOLD

    March 2016 Acrylic on canvas

  • See You In September

    24"h-40"w

    SOLD

    April 2016

  • You're On My Mind

    20"h-40"w 2016

    $1800

    July 2017

    Though I think you are painting the way you always do, the brush catches something I can't explain. Glimpsing inside the picture, into a mirror perhaps, there is magic in the tiniest of spots.

  • Bathed in a Tangerine Glow

    24"w - 60" 2016

    $3400

    First night on rugged land, I transform, as the great red star begins her daily descent

  • Eagle Drifting, Heron Hushed

    24"w - 60" 2016

    SOLD

    March 2016 Acrylic on canvas

    I am a tiny speck in a timeless expanse, eagle drifting, heron hushed, earth, wind and water, far beyond tomorrow

  • Into the Moment

    48"-60"w

    $4800

    Title piece from the 2015 series "Into the Moment" inspirations from Grassi Lakes, Canmore , AB
    Available at Matilda Swanson Gallery, Clarksburg, ON

  • Timeless

    30"h-40"

    SOLD

    January 2016 Acrylic on canvas

    The first of four paintings rich in flora and fauna.

  • Timeless Riches

    26" - 38"w

    SOLD

    Acrylic on canvas

  • Timeless Treasure

    24"h-38"

    $2200 On rental until August 2107

    2016 Acrylic on canvas

  • Settling In

    22"h-30"w

    SOLD

    May 2016

  • Amongst The Lily Pads

    24"w-48"h

    SOLD

    February 2016 Acrylic on canvas

    My paddle slowly sweeps amongst the lily pads, disturbs a lazy frog, swirls a shoal of minnows

  • Flow into Balance

    32"-40"

    SOLD

    February 2016 Acrylic on canvas

    In lush valleys and forests, where majestic Guardians stand tall, their awesome beauty a mystical realm communicate a language.

  • Reclaim You Solitude

    32"-40"

    SOLD

  • A Little Spot in Heaven

    22h"-30"w

    SOLD

    Oct 2015 Acrylic on canvas

  • To Be Near You

    24"-40"

    $2200

    Oct 2015 Acrylic on canvas

    A new piece - November 2015. As life changes, art evolves. I let it flow. Trees are the focus on my canvases these days. Majestic. Mystical. Strong.

  • Stand Tall

    30"-40" Oct. 2015

    SOLD

    A quiet solitude, reflecting peace and lightness, strength and courage, created by many layers of paint. I feel the tall trees are poplars. The poplar is the symbol of deep courage, reaching for the heavens and having faith.

  • A Day with You

    30"-60"

    $3600

    Available at Matilda Swanson Gallery, Clarksburg, ON

    This piece reflects such a bright day, willow branches hanging over the great pond, a reminder of Monet's magnificent pond.

  • Every Thought Leads to You

    16"h-48"h

    SOLD

  • Yesterday Recedes

    24"h - 40"w

    SOLD

    Born in this great country of Canada with its rocks, waters, forests and mountains, I step into the wilderness each summer to feed my soul and fuel my passions. In the studio, I paint, compose and write with the myriad of imageries and memories in mind.

  • Her Daily Descent

    24"-60"h

    $3400

    Weathered paddle laid to dry breathe earths' fragrance pungent and rich

  • Reflections

    40"-48"

    SOLD

  • Under a Luminous Moon

    32" - 40"h

    $1800

    September 2015 A series of abstracts painted while composing and recording to "Into the Moment".

    Imageries were on pause during the summer months. Many sessions created depth, yet lightness. Lastly, notes from the entitled musical piece were added.

  • Requiem 2015

    32"-40"

    $1800

    September 2015