Tiffany, 2008
       
     
The Mountain, 2008
       
     
English Bay, 2009
       
     
Self-Portrait at age 40, 2008
       
     
Hanna and the Fish, 2008
       
     
The Island, 2008
       
     
Watermelon, 2008
       
     
Blue Chair Mother & Child, 2008
       
     
Solace, 2008
       
     
Skye Marlee, 2009
       
     
Granville Island, 2009
       
     
Mother & Child, 2008
       
     
Girl in Winter Landscape, 2008
       
     
Dutch Wall and Dragonflies, 2009
       
     
Wonderland, 2008
       
     
Minnow, 2008
       
     
Carousel Andromeda, 2008
       
     
Study of Girl By Forest, 2008
       
     
Carousel Mystica, 2009
       
     
Girl at Pond, 2009
       
     
Dawn, Sunset and Dusk, 2008
       
     
Twilight, 2008
       
     
Day Dream Humming Bird, 2009
       
     
Girl with Flowers, 2009
       
     
Green Meditation, 2009
       
     
Landscape, 2009
       
     
July, 2009
       
     
Jean, 2009
       
     
Rowena, 2009
       
     
Denim, 2008
       
     
Paka Painting, 2009
       
     
Rolling Meadows #1, 2008
       
     
Rolling Meadows II, 2008
       
     
Rolling Meadows III, 2008
       
     
Passing Landscapes, 2009
       
     
North Vision Quest, 2009
       
     
1969 In the Sunshine, 2008
       
     
Dream Tea, 2009
       
     
Temporary Collection of Positrons, 2009
       
     
Birdhouse, 2008
       
     
North Girl with Owl, 2008
       
     
Study of a Woman in Contemplation, 2008
       
     
Violet Gaze, 2008
       
     
Headwrap, 2008
       
     
Study of Girl in Headwrap, 2009
       
     
Inner Vision, 2008
       
     
The Mirror #2, 2008
       
     
Mirror, 2008
       
     
Sherry, 2008
       
     
Tiffany, 2008
       
     
Tiffany, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 36 inches.  SOLD

 

 

 

The Mountain, 2008
       
     
The Mountain, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 24 inches.  SOLD

English Bay, 2009
       
     
English Bay, 2009

Oil on panel, 36 x 36 inches.  SOLD

The location this painting came out of is English Bay in Vancouver. 

Self-Portrait at age 40, 2008
       
     
Self-Portrait at age 40, 2008

Oil on panel, 18 x 18 inches.  SOLD

 

Hanna and the Fish, 2008
       
     
Hanna and the Fish, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches.  SOLD

 

 

The Island, 2008
       
     
The Island, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches. 

The environment in this painting came out of landscape around Thunder Bay on the north shore of Lake Superior, melded into abstraction and imagination.  I lived in the area for almost a year, which brought more appreciation of landscape into my work.

This painting is currently available at Loch Gallery.

The figure in this painting is based on Rita Visser, a wonderful singer/songwriter in the region, who was raised in summers on this island.  You can check out her new album here:  Leapin.

Watermelon, 2008
       
     
Watermelon, 2008

Oil on canvas, 20 x 16 inches.  SOLD

 

 

Blue Chair Mother & Child, 2008
       
     
Blue Chair Mother & Child, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches.  SOLD

To listen to the music of Rita Visser, the model this mother figure is based on:  Leapin.

Solace, 2008
       
     
Solace, 2008

Oil on panel, 18 x 18 inches.  SOLD

Another painting based on my sister, Gillian Farnsworth, a wonderful artist and one of my earliest inspirations.  You can see her artwork here:  Gillian Farnsworth.

Skye Marlee, 2009
       
     
Skye Marlee, 2009

Oil on panel, 19 x 16 inches.  SOLD

This painting is based on my precious daughter at age 2.  I played with making a landscape form also read as the upper portion of her sun hat, and blended quick strokes with more modeled forms to create a moment of spontaneity.

 

 

Granville Island, 2009
       
     
Granville Island, 2009

Oil on panel, 36 x 48 inches.

This painting is currently available at Kurbatoff Gallery in Vancouver.

The figures here are based on my daughter and her mother during a trip to Vancouver.  I have always loved the row of boathouses at Granville Island portrayed here.  Quite a number of my paintings celebrate my hometown of Vancouver.

To listen to the music of Rita Visser, a figure in this painting, please check out her album:  Leapin.

 

Mother & Child, 2008
       
     
Mother & Child, 2008

Oil on canvas, 48 x 24 inches.  SOLD

 

Girl in Winter Landscape, 2008
       
     
Girl in Winter Landscape, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches.  SOLD

 

 

Dutch Wall and Dragonflies, 2009
       
     
Dutch Wall and Dragonflies, 2009

Oil on panel, 36 x 36 inches.  SOLD

 

 

Wonderland, 2008
       
     
Wonderland, 2008

Oil on canvas, 34 x 46 inches.  SOLD

Minnow, 2008
       
     
Minnow, 2008

Oil on canvas, 20 x 24 inches.  SOLD

Carousel Andromeda, 2008
       
     
Carousel Andromeda, 2008

Oil on canvas, 34 x 46 inches.  SOLD

Study of Girl By Forest, 2008
       
     
Study of Girl By Forest, 2008

Oil on canvas, 12 x 12 inches.  SOLD

 

Carousel Mystica, 2009
       
     
Carousel Mystica, 2009

Oil on canvas, 34 x 48 inches.  SOLD

Based on the carousel in Port Dalhousie in the Niagara region where rides are still at their original price of one nickel.

Girl at Pond, 2009
       
     
Girl at Pond, 2009

Oil on panel, 18 x 22 inches.  SOLD

This painting came out as a study from the earlier painting, Girl in Winter Landscape, the image of which can be seen in this gallery also.  Thanks for looking.

Dawn, Sunset and Dusk, 2008
       
     
Dawn, Sunset and Dusk, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 36 inches.  SOLD

 

Twilight, 2008
       
     
Twilight, 2008

Oil on canvas, 36 x 36 inches.  SOLD

Day Dream Humming Bird, 2009
       
     
Day Dream Humming Bird, 2009

Oil on panel, 36 x 36 inches.  SOLD

 

Girl with Flowers, 2009
       
     
Girl with Flowers, 2009

Oil on panel, 18 x 22 inches.

This painting is currently available at Loch Gallery in Toronto.

Figure based on mother of my child and singer/songwriter, Rita Visser.

Green Meditation, 2009
       
     
Green Meditation, 2009

Oil on panel, 36 x 48 inches.  SOLD

Landscape here came out of spending time on Toronto Island.  Figure based on one of my most frequent models, Rita Visser, Canadian singer/songwriter.

Landscape, 2009
       
     
Landscape, 2009

Oil on panel, 48 x 36 inches. SOLD

July, 2009
       
     
July, 2009

Oil on panel, 36 x 36 inches.  SOLD

There is a second larger version of this painting which was created the next year, which you can see in the 2010 section of this website, July II.  Thanks for looking.

To listen to the music of the model this painting is based on, please check out:  Leapin by Rita Visser.

Jean, 2009
       
     
Jean, 2009

Oil on panel, 20 x 16 inches.  SOLD

Rowena, 2009
       
     
Rowena, 2009

Oil on panel, 20 x 16 inches.  SOLD

Denim, 2008
       
     
Denim, 2008

Oil on panel, 16 x 16 inches.  SOLD

Another painting based on my sister, also an artist and constant inspiration to me.  You can see her work here:  Gillian Farnsworth.

Paka Painting, 2009
       
     
Paka Painting, 2009

Oil on panel, 36 x 36 inches.  SOLD

Rolling Meadows #1, 2008
       
     
Rolling Meadows #1, 2008

Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 inches.

This painting is currently available at Loch Gallery in Toronto.

Rolling Meadows II, 2008
       
     
Rolling Meadows II, 2008

Oil on canvas, 16 x 20 inches.  SOLD

Rolling Meadows III, 2008
       
     
Rolling Meadows III, 2008

Oil on canvas, 18 x 18 inches.  SOLD

Passing Landscapes, 2009
       
     
Passing Landscapes, 2009

Oil on panel, 19 x 16 inches.  SOLD

North Vision Quest, 2009
       
     
North Vision Quest, 2009

Oil on panel, 19 x 16 inches.

This painting is currently available at Loch Gallery in Winnipeg.

1969 In the Sunshine, 2008
       
     
1969 In the Sunshine, 2008

Oil on canvas, 24 x 18 inches.  SOLD

The figure here is based on Roan Bateman, a wonderful musician I got to know in my years in Toronto.

Dream Tea, 2009
       
     
Dream Tea, 2009

Oil on panel, 19 x 16 inches.  SOLD

Temporary Collection of Positrons, 2009
       
     
Temporary Collection of Positrons, 2009

Oil on panel, 19 x 16 inches.

This painting is currently available at Kurbatoff Gallery in Vancouver.

Birdhouse, 2008
       
     
Birdhouse, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches.  SOLD

The figure in this painting is based on Melissa Boraski, an amazing musician I got to know during my time in Toronto.  You can check out here music here:  Melissa Boraski

North Girl with Owl, 2008
       
     
North Girl with Owl, 2008

Oil on canvas, 36 x 36 inches.  SOLD

Study of a Woman in Contemplation, 2008
       
     
Study of a Woman in Contemplation, 2008

Oil on canvas, 36 x 36 inches.  SOLD

 

Violet Gaze, 2008
       
     
Violet Gaze, 2008

Oil on panel, 16 x 16 inches.  SOLD

Headwrap, 2008
       
     
Headwrap, 2008

Oil on panel, 18 x 18 inches.  SOLD

Study of Girl in Headwrap, 2009
       
     
Study of Girl in Headwrap, 2009

Oil on panel, 22 x 18 inches.  SOLD

Inner Vision, 2008
       
     
Inner Vision, 2008

Oil on panel, 18 x 18 inches.  SOLD

The Mirror #2, 2008
       
     
The Mirror #2, 2008

Oil on canvas, 34 x 46 inches.  SOLD

Mirror, 2008
       
     
Mirror, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 40 inches. 

This painting is available at Loch Gallery in Calgary.

Sherry, 2008
       
     
Sherry, 2008

Oil on canvas, 30 x 30 inches.  SOLD