March 2018

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Dreaming by the Side of the Lake 40″ x 40″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Gallery 133, Toronto

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Pickerel Weed 24″ x 70″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Gallery 133, Toronto

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New work January 2018!

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A Secret Place in the Wood, 36″ x 36″ mixed media on panel, available at Gallery 133, Toronto SOLD

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Weather Map No. 5 30″ x 30″ mixed media on wood panel SOLD

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New work for Earls Court Gallery Secret Cache!

Secret Cache at Earls Court Gallery in Hamilton opens this Saturday November 25, to mark International Shop Local Saturday. The show features about 50 smaller works by gallery artists – four of them mine! The show runs til December 23.

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Photogrammetry No. 1, 12″ x 12″ mixed media on wood panel SOLD

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Photogrammetry No. 2, 12″ x 12″ mixed media on wood panel SOLD

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Sumac 12″ x 12″ mixed media on wood panel SOLD

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Terre Verte 12″ x 12″ mixed media on wood panel

 

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“I Frequently Go There…” at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton

My joint exhibition at Earls Court Gallery in Hamilton, with the amazing pastel artist Clarence Porter, continues until November 11. My body of work for the show consists of abstracted landscape-based work, filled with the textures and colours, and the play of light and shadow that I encounter daily on my walks, swims and paddles in the rugged and wild part of Ontario that I live.

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The Roots and the Shoots and the Flowers 42″ x 46″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton SOLD

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Freshwater Biology 30″ x 30″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton SOLD

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A Jumble of Roadside Wildflowers 24″ x 24″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton SOLD

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Black River 24″ x 24″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton SOLD

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Birdsong 24″ x 24″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton SOLD

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Fire Camp 24″ x 24″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton SOLD

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Aerial Survey 60″ x 20″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton SOLD

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Earls Court Gallery Installation shot No. 1

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Earls Court Gallery Installation shot No. 2

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Earls Court Gallery Installation shot No. 3

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Earls Court Gallery Installation shot No. 4

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New work for Autumn 2017

I have delivered many new abstract, landscape-based paintings to Earls Court Gallery for my dual-artist show,”I Frequently Go There…”, Oct 5 to Nov 11. I am thrilled that two of these pieces were sold even before I made my delivery! To see the rest of this new body of work, visit Earls Court Gallery in Hamilton!

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New Green Songs 42″ x 48″ mixed media on wood panel SOLD

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Shoreline Tangle 60″ x 20″ mixed media on wood panel SOLD

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“I Frequently Go There…” : dual exhibition at Earls Court Gallery, Oct 5 – Nov 11 2017

“I Frequently Go There…” is the title of the exhibition at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton, of new work by myself and by landscape artist Clarence Porter. The show pairs work inspired by environments beloved by each – my organic, abstract cold wax paintings, lush with the colours, light and textures that surround me on the wild east side of Algonquin Park, and moody, poetic pastel landscapes of Cootes Paradise in Hamilton, by Clarence Porter.
Opening reception is Thursday, October 5, 7 – 9 pm, with both artists in attendance.

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Blackwaterwoods 42″ x 46″ mixed media on wood panel, available at Earls Court Gallery, Hamilton

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Getting ready for Bancroft Studio Tour!

The Bancroft Studio Tour is coming up fast! Black Spruce Art Works is a destination on the tour on the weekends of September 16, 17 & 23, 24. My guest artist is the amazing, award winning painter Carol Westcott.
My own work continues to be very much inspired by the surrounding landscape here in Hastings Highlands, and is at times verging towards the abstract.

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Little Bog in the April Woods No. 2 40″ x 60″ cold wax, oil & dry pigment on wood panel: available at Paula White Diamond Gallery, Waterloo ON

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Waterlovesong No. 2 30″ x 30″ oil & cold wax on wood panel, available at Paula White Diamond Gallery, Waterloo SOLD

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Still, Summer No. 4 12″ x 12″ mixed media on wood panel SOLD

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