Stepping back from focusing on the daily issues very much helps me keep a perspective that facilitates peace of mind and soul. One this particular day I climbed to the top of a local hill named Mount Tolmie (120 meters high at the popular viewpoint) around 6 am. The scene that awaited me took my […]
Storms come and go throughout our lives. Experiencing them help me understand the life cycles of the earth and how we are are so interconnected thus part of those cycles. I love being embraced by the mist produced by a pounding surf after a storm has passed. Soon the calm sets in and once again I pause in a very tranquil state of mind. This 24×36 acrylic painting of where land and sea meet (Ucluelet,West Coast of Vancouver Island) reflects this notion. Have an inspired week everyone.
Taking the BC Ferry from Swartz Bay (VICTORIA) to any of the Gulf Islands is fairly routine for us. That said, the views are spectacular and always inspire me. Every trip I repeatedly say, “I’ve got to paint that” On this day we were heading over to MAYNE ISLAND and as the ferry weaves in […]
On occasion I climb a local hill in Victoria, BC called Mount Tolmie. From the peak the view is 360 degrees of spectacular scenery. One view that I never get enough of is that of Mount Baker or as the First Nations people called it, the White Sentinel. It is an active volcano and dominates […]