Painting, Poetry

In a Garden

I've been rereading my writing from the past few years during this time of Covid-19. I'm throwing out what I don't like and whittling down my notebooks. This week I came upon a poem I'd written in 2015 that I had forgotten since it was lost amidst a mountain of writing. It resonated for me… Continue reading In a Garden

Painting, Printmaking

Old and New

Here's my most recent work. Following the work I showed in my previous post, I looked through some linocuts I'd made in the early 1970's. The  one you see below is part of a larger print I made by carving free style with only two shapes in mind--the round and the long ones. I have… Continue reading Old and New


More Garden Paintings

As you can see, on this blog I like to meander around among the art work I've done.  This time I'll return to another oil painting I made.  In 2007, after photographing a friend's garden in the countryside, I painted this.  It was a challenge for me, because I'd never done anything quite like it. I ended… Continue reading More Garden Paintings

Painting, Photography

Photos and a Painting

I was recently in the Grey Bruce area of Ontario on vacation.  There I went to Earthbound Gardens where I had been before.  Earthbound is one of several gardens you can tour on your own in the area.  I took photos of an old door and windows that the gardeners have placed in the midst… Continue reading Photos and a Painting