Remembering the Past While Moving Forward

Posted on Dec 21, 2011
Remembering the Past While Moving Forward

Never met her, never heard any stories of her, never saw this picture of her until way after my father died and then I found a photo of her, Maria Halloran Laforet. Maria was born in London Ontario to Irish immigrant parents.  At 28, she married Alexander and had five children.  But hey look at ...

Hey there!

Posted on Nov 26, 2011
Hey there!

I make things. I love bumps and pits. Like this photo of the moon, the texture is import to me. I like to feel the paint surface. In my painting, “Night Sky”, I was young and timid of texture.  This painting was done in washes on bare canvas and the built up texture of he ...