Water is certainly a elexir of my soul. Surprisingly even my last name has the root meaning of “on the stream” Thus water easily invades my senses and becomes a topic of my paintings. We can do better in treating our waterways with more respect and care don’t you think? These are some of my […]
Living on an island means taking a ferry to get to the mainland. This view is one that frequently pops into view as the ferry leaves the terminal. Islands upon islands, ocean passes and distant shores. This image fills my dreams and came easily to me as my brush moved across the canvas
Even on a clear summer day the mist hides in the mountain valleys and in the coastal fjords that abound in the pacific northwest. High above the Coastal Mountains greet the viewer, laughing at attempts to understand. I think Mountains are great reminders of our place in the world.
Summertime is my time for getting away and reflecting on all matter of topics. One of my favorite places is Saturna Island where we have been going for over 20 years. One this particular trip we spent time in Winter Cove which is a popular boating destination. Surprisingly on this day there were no boats […]
Last year we visited family on Whidbey Island. Being in an ocean front setting is handsdown my favorite place to dwell in part as the movement of the tides gives great pleasure. On this morning a Great Blue Heron joined me as I awaited the dawn of a new day. I was pleased for the […]