I've been blogging since early 2012. But with this version of my website, I've left a lot of those old blog entries behind. Anything with a date before January 1st, 2017 is from the previous site. Anything newer is... well, newer.

February 23, 2018

24x36 oil on birch panel - with apologies to Tiny Tim (Google it, kid...) - this is "Strip Toe Through The Tulips."

Have you ever w...

October 23, 2017

24x48, oil on cradled birch panel - this is "Sea Glass".

There's a quote attributed to the French philosopher Voltaire - "Don't let...

July 16, 2017

16x16, oil on cradled birch panel, this is "American Gothic Reducks".

You will, of course, have previously seen the painting this p...

March 21, 2017

Sometimes a painting just grabs the artist by the wrist and beats them up with their own paintbrush. This is that.

December 29, 2016

18x24, oil on birch panel, this is Marooned By The Muse (self-portrait).

It’s an odd thing, painting a self-portrait. Unless you're...

November 4, 2016

Fresh off the vine - 16x16, oil on cradled birch panel, this is "Be Grape & Fearless".  

Over coffee on a recent morning, a fe...

September 1, 2016

Fresh off the zafu, 12x12 oil on cradled birch panel, this is "Pearfectly Zen".  

Earlier this summer, I celebrated my fo...

April 6, 2016

Fresh off the easel, 16x16 oil on cradled birch panel. This is “Monkey Bars”. 

Growing up in a small fishing village on Canada’s Ea...

February 21, 2016

Fresh off the easel... 16x16 oil on cradled birch panel, this is "Grape Moments In Exploration".  

A collector visiting t...

November 22, 2015

Fresh off the dish rack, 16x20 oil on cradled birch panel, this is “Hide ’n Go Squeak". 

During a recent chat with a fellow artist...

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Copping Street Art Studio

Unit 202 - 758 Copping Street

North Vancouver, British Columbia V7M3G6