Painting, like my travels, is an intoxicating mix of discovery and joy. I’m inspired by nature and drawn to strong landscapes; they influence my art in unexpected and revealing ways. My work is abstract. I use oil paint mixed with cold wax medium. Cold wax enables me to build up and tear away layers of paint, revealing a history. This history is the story of both the process and the subject. It is a narrative that encourages the artist and the observer, to venture deeper into my work.
July 5, 2018(0)At 10C, ground floor, 42 Garden St., Guelph. The show runs until July 30th. This is a lovely exhibit of smaller works by members of the 2018 studio tour. Please drop by and see what is on display. Seismic Shift – 1 is my contribution to this show.
June 7, 2018(0)I just found out that one of my paintings, West Fjords -7 has been accepted in the 2018 Insights Juried Art Show at the Wellington County Museum and Archives, Fergus, Ontario. I am thrilled that this is the second year in a row that I will be participating. The show and sale runs from June…
June 7, 2018(0)Katie and Steve chose West Fjords – 3 to adorn a wall of their new camper trailer. It looks great! First trip – Nova Scotia.
May 10, 2018(0)Another happy owner. Thanks Barbara for all of your support!
February 20, 2018(0)Both of my submissions were selected for the COAA Annual Juried Exhibition – Point of View. Seismic Shift – 2 was awarded juror’s choice. The exhibit runs from February 17 to April 21, 2018 at the Art Gallery of Hamilton, 123 King Street West, Hamilton, Ontario. Opening reception and awards -March 4, 2 to 4…
February 19, 2018(0)Here I am about to climb the big hill at Highlands Nordic near Collingwood. So, why do I look so happy? I just found out that I have been granted permanent membership in the Guelph Studio Tour. I can’t wait to get back to my studio and start painting!