Thursday, November 01, 2007

church sketch

A 6x8 PA of a local church.

Sunday, October 07, 2007

Medieval Times and others

A 5x7 PA sketch.

A 5x7 PA sketch.

A 12x6 PA of the "Medieval Times" building at the C.N.E.

An 8x10 copy experiment of a Richard Scmid PA. Trying to get that overcast light feeling.

A 6x8 from around the corner. Tree = OK, mailbox = not so OK.

A 1hr 6x8 PA of some corner store. Had some interesting light effects that day. I think the light side of the building is ok, but the side in shadow is a little bit soft (oh well...can only get so much done in 1hr :D ) I'll prob rework this at home.

Friday, September 21, 2007

harbour PA

A 12x16 PA from Toronto harbour.

Thursday, September 13, 2007

under my Umbr... ella... ella... ella... ella

A 5x7 PA of of some umbrella eye candy in da 'hood.

Saturday, September 08, 2007

Boulevard Cafe

A 5x7 PA of of the Boulevard Cafe on Harbord St. This one prob 2 hr.

Monday, September 03, 2007


A 6x12 PA of done of the beach from last weekend. PA people marks a milestone for me! (They weren't moving very fast). This prob 2 hrs.

Friday, August 31, 2007

two from this week

A 5x7 PA of a local Variety Store.

A 12x14 PA attempt of a nearby church. I prob spent as much time mucking around in the studio as I did on site with this one.

Thursday, August 09, 2007

Elmvale barn

A 5x7 PA of a barn near Elmvale Ontario.

Wednesday, August 01, 2007


Another 8x10 PA of some parked sailboats done down at the Toronto Sailing Club.

Monday, July 30, 2007

street work

An 5x7 PA of some type of forklift/tractor hanging around a nearby street. This prob 1 hr.

Sunday, July 29, 2007

dundas escarpment

An 8x10 PA from this Sat of some of the Dundas countryside.

Friday, July 20, 2007

toronto sailing club

An 8x10 PA from this week done down at the Toronto Sailing Club. These are a few parked Albacores they use for teaching kids to sail.

Tuesday, July 03, 2007

Two from the weekend

A 6x9 sketch of Wymbolwood Beach.. near Midland, Ontario from Saturday.

A small 1hr jobbie of a couple of interesting barns off the highway from Sunday. 6x8

Friday, June 29, 2007

High Park

A PA sketch from High Park.

Sunday, June 17, 2007

Ashbridge's Bay

A PA from the marina down at Ashbridge's Bay.

Monday, May 28, 2007

Todmorden Mills

A PA of an old train station located in Todmorden Mills.

Monday, May 07, 2007

Sunday, April 22, 2007

Sat sketches

A few 2 hr sketches from Sat.

Thursday, April 12, 2007


A few PAs from this week.

Thursday, March 29, 2007


A PA sketch of a Tractor.

Friday, March 23, 2007


A PA sketch of a corner Variety Store.

Thursday, March 22, 2007

Hare Hare

A PA sketch of "The Church of Hare Krishna" on Avenue Rd (I never thought the guys at the airports collected!).

Tuesday, March 20, 2007

Train Station

A PA of a local train station that has been converted to a commercial building. 8x10

Monday, March 19, 2007

last of winter

A couple of sketches from the some recent dreary winter days. Both 6x8, 3 col.

Monday, March 12, 2007

last of the snow

A PA from Sunday of a shimmering local tree that would not give up it's leaves.

A colour sketch of a David Curtis beach scene using a three colour palette. I find doing copies like this great for helping to think form and colour.

Tuesday, March 06, 2007

bright and cold

Here's a PA from a cold day on UofT campus.

Wednesday, February 28, 2007

PA > studio

This is a studio piece done from a recent PA.

Sunday, February 18, 2007

cold day

A sketch of some downtown Toronto Vic houses.

Thursday, February 15, 2007


A sketch of a local creek.

Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Finally..... some snow!

It was a freak of nature the other day when a few inches of snow accumulated at the nearby park. Who would have thought.. snow in Jan? This one 6x8 prob around 2 hr.

Tuesday, January 09, 2007

convocation hall

I went out Sunday and pulled off this quick sketch of the convocation hall at UofT.

A street scene sketch from before the holidays.. testing out a 3 colour palette.

Tuesday, January 02, 2007


An interesting church from downtown TO.