‘Coastal Inspirations’ Avenue Gallery

October 1-15th,  2015  The Avenue Gallery in Oak Bay Victoria, BC is hosting an exhibition featuring landscapes from the west coast. I am one of the several artists and will have 7 new pieces in the exhibition. If you’re in the area please drop by to see paintings of the mid island and where I live. ‘Raven on Glass’, Ucluelet  36 X 48 in. oil on canvas ‘Ring’ Ucluelet  18 X 36 in. oil on canvas Plein air painting trip toRead more

Focus Magazine, feature article

Focus Magazine, September issue, published a feature article of my recent work and career. There’s history here and some insight for the painting madness. Take a minute and have a read; hit the image to see the article….           Please follow and like us:Read more

Artist In Residence, Banff Springs Hotel

The Banff Springs Hotel was my studio for a week; September 14 to the 21st. Wendy Wacko and The Mountain Galleries hosts the ‘Artist In Residence’ program throughout the year at the world famous hotel. It was a great opportunity to immures myself in the Rocky Mountain culture 5 star style (I’m back in my studio now and the bubble has burst… but then the good life can kill you too.) There’s ghost in the “Castle of the Rockies’ roamingRead more

Plein Air at Lake O’Hara 2015

Lake OHara, Yoho National Park is a magnificent place. Every day was an immersion, an extraordinary adventure, both physically and visually. Senses intensify as you enter the alpine above the tree lines knowing you won’t get back anytime soon. The window of time to paint goes quick as you must begin the long trek back to base camp at Lake O’Hara before sundown. In the evenings we sat on the shores of the lake watching a late summer light show – the ever changing curtainRead more