Artist Statement

To record my world through various means, an inner journey of discovery and personal growth for, communication to others of my different view.


Born October 13 1953 / raised in southern Ontario between Niagara Falls and Toronto areas. ART FOR ART SAKE with John Lenard and joined a Mississauga Art Guild. On my own time while not bringing up a family, practiced model-sketching with pencil, pen and ink, acrylic,& oil paints for many years, then, investigated paper-mache for several years making monsters for children’s entertainment from fish to fantasy mirrors, incorporating children’s toys in a Goth manner and Fantasy Art hero type statues. In recent years, painting exclusively in oil, plein-air, from the new & popular J-peg. Industrial views have been popular.


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