Twin Falls Sketch
I have been hiking in the rivers and creeks of North Vancouver. These falls are in Lynn Valley. This preliminary sketch is 9″ x 7.25″.
This is the beginning of a 35.75″ x 44″ acrylic on board painting.
- May 31, 2021
This is a 9″ x 6.75″ sketch of the fir trees of Lower Lynn Valley in North Vancouver.February 19, 2021
This is a 5.7″ x 9″ acrylic sketch of a blind I have in Stanley Park to watch birds. I watch from beneath the forest canopy up at pair of eagle that roost in a standing dead fir tree.
The colours of the sketch are on this chart.
I Looked at the colours in Arthur Lismer’s painting BC Forest while I was choosing colours for the painting. It brings back childhood memories of the bush at Long Beach. I met Mr. Lismer at Long Beach in 1967 at my father’s Wickanninish Inn. He Always prefered to stay and paint in one of the cabins that still remained from Joe Webb’s Wickaninish Lodge.
This is a 7.75″ x 9″ sketch of the Capilano River, West Vancouver.
This is the start of a 28″ x 32.5″ painting.