“Wilderness  Heart” a wolf commission

“Wilderness Heart” a wolf commission

It was so wonderful to be asked to create a special gift.  This painting was all about love….a father’s  love in commissioning an original artwork as a gift for his daughter, His daughters love for wolves …my love for both the art and the...
When I paint…

When I paint…

“ There is so many incredible things in the natural world both huge and tiny. When I paint I am studying them…recognizing and admiring them, curving my mind around them while my paint brush recreates the feeling of them and their appearance. That sort of intense...
Studio busy with Commission Artwork

Studio busy with Commission Artwork

I have been wonderfully busy for the last year  in my studio creating a lot of artwork  that is created specially for specific collectors. They have an idea in their hearts of a unique  artwork that is special to them and if it alines with the artwork that I love to...
wow what a year???

wow what a year???

Well it has been a year to remember and we are only at Sept. I am…. as so many already looking forward to being past this year and looking back at it as a memory. Hopefully soon the pandemic will be over but I know that will not be as soon as we all would like. ...
Lost Song

Lost Song

This painting is addressing the sad fact that we are losing our songbirds due to the poisons that we use to increase our yields of crops. The pesticides kill not only the bugs but all the creatures that eat the bugs too. Lost Song is a painting of barn swallows flying...
Wearing the points off my brushes

Wearing the points off my brushes

Was just looking for a beautiful point on a brush to create that wonderful flash of reflection in the eye of my animal on the easel. The brush needs to come to a marvellous sharp point while still holding enough paint to do the job. All the ones in use have worn down...