Category Archives: The Process of Art Making

Back to painting

The cold weather has set in and that is impetus to stay indoors and create. Looking to continually experiment with some new ideas for non-objective work…keeping loose and intuitive despite my tendency to make the same marks and shapes. Have to remember to paint differences and to edit more! Hopefully I can do that…

abstract acrylic painting on canvas, 30x30inches.

Busy with new paintings.

Now that the holidays are over I am happy to be back painting. I am preparing new work, both non-objective and abstract and experimenting as usual. A few submissions for shows are in the works! Here is “Setting Sun”, a new abstract. Hope you enjoy it!

Abstract acrylic painting on canvas; 30x30inches

Yukon paintings

Ever since a trip visiting part of the Yukon I have been working on a series of paintings based on all the photos I took.  It was a whirlwind trip but it left indelible memories.  We were fortunate to be there in September during colour change and more fortunate that the weather was good!  I started with some literal paintings and then progressed to abstraction and the discovery is continuting..I have a goal to do 12 paintings.   Here are a few….

Overlooking Dawson City

Inspired by the Yukon.

Yukon Gold. Inspired by the Yukon.