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Go to your room! · 1M ago

New under paintings

More paintings developed:30x40 on canvas. Sketch with acrylic markerPthalo turquois glazeMagenta
Go to your room! · 2M ago

New starts for the New Year

Been a while and its another year. Few more approaches to acrylic landscapesStarted with a photo of the shoreline near Campbell River, Vancouver Island.Interest area was simply the shoreline...
Go to your room! · 4M ago

New start

New start. Comox Estuary.  Acrylic 16x24 on canvas mounted on board. Quick rough  plan with pencil then final plan with acrylic marker.Block in darks using transparent red iron oxide and pth...
Go to your room! · 5M ago

Third interpretation

Third morning. I wanted a different approach again. Went to a diox purple as the underpainting and did a bolder rough value plan - adding and subtracting with brush and colour shaper.Pencil ...
Go to your room! · 5M ago

Getting started - again

Been away from studio painting for almost a month - closing down Ontario and driving back to BC.  Having trouble feeling excited about painting - and thats not normal for me.  Went for a Tha...
Go to your room! · 5M ago

NEW WORKSHOP UPDATE

I have to November workshops ( Gabriolla Island and Coast Collective, Victoria) - both are full.In January 17-19 2017 I will be teaching at the Old School House in Qualicum Beach. Approaches...
Go to your room! · 8M ago

My approach to the McMichael Gallery Invitational Plein Air Competition

I was honored to be invited to participate in the 50th Anniversary Plein Air competition at the McMichael Gallery in Kleinburg Ontario. For those that don't know, the McMichael Gallery is th...
Go to your room! · 9M ago

Two quick windy day sketches

It was a beautiful morning near the Niagara Escarpment, Collingwood, but VERY windy. Was hoping to spend the morning - but the wind got to me so did two quick sketches - water mixable oils o...
Go to your room! · 10M ago

ANSWER TO QUESTION: What am I using to hold my brushes

Following the last post I was asked by a couple of followers about the system I use to hold my brushes. My system is Art Box and Panels. You can purchase a brush holder with the system - a s...
Go to your room! · 10M ago

When there is nothing of interest to paint from the RV site.....

Cathy and I traveled in our RV from our Comox Valley home on Vancouver Island to Collingwood Ontario where we spend the summers.  We try to arrive at the next RV park so there is enough time...