Posts Tagged "Painter in Muskoka"

3808 – Three Toxic Redheads – Amanita muscaria

3808 – Three Toxic Redheads – Amanita muscaria Soft pastel on pastel paper 8.5 x 11 inches, framed One of the most colourful of the fungi family, these mushrooms are beautiful but can be deadly bearing a powerful toxin. It grows in woodland and heathland on light soils among birch, pine, or spruce. It is a fungus that often forms mycorrhizal associations with birch, but also other trees. Fly Agaric mushrooms, also known as Amanita muscaria are the classic red toadstool with white warts seen in cartoons. The species grows in boreal forests during the fall across Canada and the United States, and are very common and very poisonous. Share and Enjoy...

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3804 – Snickers

3804 – Snickers Acrylic on Canvas 10 x 8 inches Unframed – SOLD Commissioned as a birthday gift for her partner. Snickers is the well loved family pet. Share and Enjoy...

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3805 – The Sap is Running

3805 – The Sap is Running Acrylic on Canvas 12 x 12 inches, Framed SOLD Each spring I see containers hung on mature maple trees here in town and I’m reminded of my childhood in rural Ontario. There maple trees lined the country roads, each adorned with a metal bucket to collect sap.  After hours of boiling, sap thickens to a sweet golden syrup, with a flavour unlike any other; it’s Mother Nature’s ambrosia. Share and Enjoy...

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3801 – Along Spruce Bog Trail, Algonquin Park

3801 – Along Spruce Bog Trail, Algonquin Park Acrylic & Acrylic Skins on Gallery Wrapped Canvas, 18 x 24 inches Unframed The trails in Algonquin Park offer countless scenes of beauty for an artist.  While hiking the Spruce Bog Trail in early fall, this rock outcropping covered with pine needles captured my imagination and became the subject for this painting. Share and Enjoy...

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3800 – Garden of Floral Delights

3801 – Garden of Floral Delights Acrylic on Canvas 12 x 12 inches, framed Inspired by a friend’s abundant garden here in Muskoka   Share and Enjoy...

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