Posts Tagged "Painter in Muskoka"

3777 – Forest Commune

3777 –  Forest Commune Acrylic & Mixed Media on Canvas 40 x 30 inches This year, 2020, the world has been driven to its knees by a microscopic virus (COVD-19), equalizing humanity. It’s resulted in more communication around the planet, greater appreciation of relationships and allowed us time to reflect and recognize the value of all life on the planet, to learn from the rhythms, patterns and cycles of the natural world about interdependence, cooperation and the value of all living creatures. In this period of social isolation, the earth has begun to breath deeper and we’ve been given the opportunity to work together for a common cause. Forest Commune provides...

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3775 – Winter Solstice

3775 –  Winter Solstica Acrylic on Canvas 10 x 8 inches The word solstice is derived from the Latin sol (sun) and sistere (to stand still) because at the solstices the Sun’s declination appears to ‘stand still’. According to Forever Conscious, “The winter solstice celebrates the longest hours of darkness or the rebirth of the sun and is believed to hold a powerful energy for regeneration, renewal and self-reflection. In Pagan times the winter solstice was referred to as Yule and was a celebration of the Goddess (Moon). I chose colours to reflect the mystical and self-relective qualities for this time of year. Share and Enjoy...

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3774 – Facing Extinction

3774 –  Facing Extinction Acrylic on Canvas 24 x 30 inches My concern for the ever increasing decline in the world’s wildlife species inspired this first painting of what I anticipate to be a series. I chose 5 animals who are at risk of extinction or endangered: The Atlanic Right Whale, the Cheetah, the Asian Elephant, the Grey Crean and the Loggerhead Sea Turtle. All of these animals can be found on the Atlantic Ocean side of Africa. Share and Enjoy...

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3772 – Truly Algonquin

3772 –  Truly Algonquin Acrylic on Canvas 16 x 16 inches SOLD   Rushing waters crashing over pink granite, surrounded by verdant forests are some of the iconic images of Algonquin Park. Truly Algonquin was inspired by the many beautiful white water locations in the Park.     Share and Enjoy...

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3767 – Spotted Turtle on Paddle

3767 –  Spotted Turtle on Paddle Acrylic on Wood Paddle 6 x 25 inches DONATED   Each year Muskoka Conservancy holds an annual fundraising event. This is the second time I’ve painted a paddle to be offered in their silent auction. I chose a Spotted Turtle for the 2018 event due to it’s endangered status. This turtle is native to Muskoka. Share and Enjoy...

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