October 31, 2010

For this still-life I tried to focus on using complimentary colours; not only surrounding the fruit, but using it for the shadows as well. Cezanne is a master at this. Oil 8x11"

October 30, 2010

I love Halloween and was feeling in the spirit this afternoon. The contrast created by the candlelight makes for a great subject! Oil 8x11"
Back to painting my "bottles" again; maybe I should do a series? Anyways, it's an easy and fun still-life to put together. Oil 8x11"

October 27, 2010

Winter has arrived in Fort St John. I can't believe Juneau (my dog) stayed put long enough for me to get a quick sketch of him!
Watercolour 10x14"

October 24, 2010

Edible art?! Mmm mm!
These definitely aren't the best looking cookies you'll ever see, but I love seeing what other people come up with. Below is a link to a fellow teacher's site showcasing her amazing cakes.