Northern Pastoral

Home16" x 24"Mixed Media on Canvas2010This is a painting for my wife's sister. Included are her husband, their little baby and their even littler pup. She is beckoning from the distance and above it all is the spirit of their grandfather, a happy man in life, and even more satisfied now seeing how amazing his [...]

By | February 7th, 2011|family, home, wilderness|0 Comments

An excerpt from something I’m writing…

The radio was static. The headlights barely picking out the blurred asphalt. The road through Jasper National Park was long, silent and empty. There was no moon and in the complete shadow that had descended on the nighttime world I had long since lost the ability to see the mountains rising on either side of [...]

By | October 13th, 2010|driving, mountains, northwest passage, stars, wild, wilderness|3 Comments

Into The Soft Soft Night16"x 20"Mixed Media on CanvasI lay beneath the sighing starsAnd the leafy whispers of the woodAnimal rustlings and watery soundsDrawing me from a river of dreamsTo rest upon the earthy shoreMy heart beats so slowMy breath comes so lowIs the world changed in sleep, or me?I rise and move, I moveInto [...]