• Vancouver Harbour Panorama

    I paint aerial perspectives and whimsically compressed views to fit in all the landmarks and create a sense of motion and familiarity.

  • East Vancouver

  • Vancouver East

  • Night Out over Lion’s Gate

  • Color of Industry

  • Groundwork

  • Vanorama

  • Kamloops Red Bridge

  • I am a full-time expressionist painter with a surrealist edge. I paint urban landscapes and personify buildings so they look like the people who live in them.
  • Latest Work

    • Calgary Skyline Bench View

      Calgary Skyline Bench View•

      This bench has a terrific view of Calgary and was also the site of a joyfully accepted marriage proposal.

    • Happy Day

      Happy Day•

      This is Scarboro Church in Calgary. The bride and groom are (literally) all smiles.

    • van Gogh 'Couver

      Van Gogh ‘Couver

      The way sunflowers turn their faces to follow the sun reminds me of Vancouver.

    • Vancouver_East_Final_xsm

      Vancouver East•

      Panoramic view of Vancouver's Downtown East Side. Some elements have been exaggerated.

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      I love cartoons and caricatures. You can tell that from my painting style. I draw them, too.

    • Studio 2015

      Where To See My Work

      My latest work is at my studio. Studio visits are best made by appointment but I'm always happy to have visitors!

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      Vancouver Calendars

      My 2016 Vancouver calendars are available.

    • Work in Progress

      Epic Vancouver WIP

      Take a peek at my process and see how a painting goes from start to finish.

  • Featured Paintings

    • Lion's Gate Night Out

      Night Out Across Lion’s Gate•

      Cities always look prettier at night, and cities built on water get double the radiance because of the reflection effect…

    • Color of Industry

      Color of Industry•

      Vancouver was built on industry. Much of the reverential sculptures around False Creek pay tribute to our industrial pas…

    • Ivanhoe Evening

      Ivanhoe Night•

      The Ivanhoe is a backpacker's hostel a block away from the train and bus station. I gave this version a decidedly Van Go…

    • Lucca, Italy

      Lucca (Torre Guinigi)•

      The aspects I wanted to emphasize were Guinigi Tower (that tower with the trees), the layers of mountains, and a jumbled…

    • Calgary Horizon

      Calgary Horizon•

      This is the view from Sandy Beach Park of downtown Calgary on a late afternoon fall day. It shows the Elbow River windin…