Svisdahl Homestead

“Svisdahl Homestead” 6″ x 8″ original oil on gallery wrapped canvas $80.00 CAN <input type="hidden" name="encrypted" value="—–BEGIN PKCS7—–MIIHiAYJKoZIhvcNAQcEoIIHeTCCB3UCAQExggEwMIIBLAIBADCBlDCBjjELMAkGA1UEBhMCVVMxCzAJBgNVBAgTAkNBMRYwFAYDVQQHEw1Nb3VudGFpbiBWaWV3MRQwEgYDVQQKEwtQYXlQYWwgSW5jLjETMBEGA1UECxQKbGl2ZV9jZXJ0czERMA8GA1UEAxQIbGl2ZV9hcGkxHDAaBgkqhkiG9w0BCQEWDXJlQHBheXBhbC5jb20CAQAwDQYJKoZIhvcNAQEBBQAEgYAR6LvgDuN4KrJFcta0UWyX+z8wr7ZJ4EgkFXWAJUb/ael5y7oryxGubJmtuw1DxQnginD6z26vK+3CvaHFwXu4kZ1dT15p0Nig4lzMsKEwuLAfdz+Cpbm3Fn4Z6nTPbp99BaNddnz6lSov66J5r948lNog4dKaNkon4hlQ1lYvTTELMAkGBSsOAwIaBQAwggEEBgkqhkiG9w0BBwEwFAYIKoZIhvcNAwcECLA2RrQzKT3DgIHgLac7lgXUzgM0A7A/buV2lVzAAGINMvKQS05TfTWsCHVGkaag6oC6CGuNI1NbSk7O3PIE3jEZQkH0cXeWYEPAatYdnRH9i1BsFNk5BCMs6l08qwA9dccSG26JxWLawBmR/yu8DQnds3aAkhx0G2+r6gMwBxuyzr46lhPSZOUg/f61O6gM52nUdwIuDPK8nbh52zpBu7fP0MINXZjfpbnnYKucvzTL6CNYTb97kIXjhFcj34kTit5k1Jl9W76qGM4TWtOI5/ul3h7/anix4aGJmt7ruseArfe6KeBmy3qm1LmgggOHMIIDgzCCAuygAwIBAgIBADANBgkqhkiG9w0BAQUFADCBjjELMAkGA1UEBhMCVVMxCzAJBgNVBAgTAkNBMRYwFAYDVQQHEw1Nb3VudGFpbiBWaWV3MRQwEgYDVQQKEwtQYXlQYWwgSW5jLjETMBEGA1UECxQKbGl2ZV9jZXJ0czERMA8GA1UEAxQIbGl2ZV9hcGkxHDAaBgkqhkiG9w0BCQEWDXJlQHBheXBhbC5jb20wHhcNMDQwMjEzMTAxMzE1WhcNMzUwMjEzMTAxMzE1WjCBjjELMAkGA1UEBhMCVVMxCzAJBgNVBAgTAkNBMRYwFAYDVQQHEw1Nb3VudGFpbiBWaWV3MRQwEgYDVQQKEwtQYXlQYWwgSW5jLjETMBEGA1UECxQKbGl2ZV9jZXJ0czERMA8GA1UEAxQIbGl2ZV9hcGkxHDAaBgkqhkiG9w0BCQEWDXJlQHBheXBhbC5jb20wgZ8wDQYJKoZIhvcNAQEBBQADgY0AMIGJAoGBAMFHTt38RMxLXJyO2SmS+Ndl72T7oKJ4u4uw+6awntALWh03PewmIJuzbALScsTS4sZoS1fKciBGoh11gIfHzylvkdNe/hJl66/RGqrj5rFb08sAABNTzDTiqqNpJeBsYs/c2aiGozptX2RlnBktH+SUNpAajW724Nv2Wvhif6sFAgMBAAGjge4wgeswHQYDVR0OBBYEFJaffLvGbxe9WT9S1wob7BDWZJRrMIG7BgNVHSMEgbMwgbCAFJaffLvGbxe9WT9S1wob7BDWZJRroYGUpIGRMIGOMQswCQYDVQQGEwJVUzELMAkGA1UECBMCQ0ExFjAUBgNVBAcTDU1vdW50YWluIFZpZXcxFDASBgNVBAoTC1BheVBhbCBJbmMuMRMwEQYDVQQLFApsaXZlX2NlcnRzMREwDwYDVQQDFAhsaXZlX2FwaTEcMBoGCSqGSIb3DQEJARYNcmVAcGF5cGFsLmNvbYIBADAMBgNVHRMEBTADAQH/MA0GCSqGSIb3DQEBBQUAA4GBAIFfOlaagFrl71+jq6OKidbWFSE+Q4FqROvdgIONth+8kSK//Y/4ihuE4Ymvzn5ceE3S/iBSQQMjyvb+s2TWbQYDwcp129OPIbD9epdr4tJOUNiSojw7BHwYRiPh58S1xGlFgHFXwrEBb3dgNbMUa+u4qectsMAXpVHnD9wIyfmHMYIBmjCCAZYCAQEwgZQwgY4xCzAJBgNVBAYTAlVTMQswCQYDVQQIEwJDQTEWMBQGA1UEBxMNTW91bnRhaW4gVmlldzEUMBIGA1UEChMLUGF5UGFsIEluYy4xEzARBgNVBAsUCmxpdmVfY2VydHMxETAPBgNVBAMUCGxpdmVfYXBpMRwwGgYJKoZIhvcNAQkBFg1yZUBwYXlwYWwuY29tAgEAMAkGBSsOAwIaBQCgXTAYBgkqhkiG9w0BCQMxCwYJKoZIhvcNAQcBMBwGCSqGSIb3DQEJBTEPFw0wNzExMDgxNzU4NTdaMCMGCSqGSIb3DQEJBDEWBBS0XoCS9cU4WxG6QeZaanhNtfASdjANBgkqhkiG9w0BAQEFAASBgFbLPkIKozLATHLaFKIKR53nnSpgt/hnOXpCr4SAFsFC93Oc+4OnyLizQzc+Pbk11SnBZhTsiW6VKw92vvbii+pQrfA+AVQL4Qe9r8qbvM6YsOGxMybbZaUkVABmAcUKCqY+gb1b5n4XOPkxPMCGgvoGUf2W8+PXzXA38QP64fpX—–END PKCS7—–“> This is my latest “painting a day”. I took my kids for a walk in the stroller the other day, in the rain. This is one of the places on our walk. It is listed asContinue reading “Svisdahl Homestead”

Salutation to the Sun

Salutation to the Sun ~ 6″ x 8″ original oil on gallery wrapped canvas $80.00 CAN <input type="hidden" name="encrypted" value="—–BEGIN PKCS7—–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—–END PKCS7—–“> I found the reference photo for this painting at ArtWanted.com. It’s by a photographer named Micheal Manning, and I would like to thank him profusely for allowing me to use his image asContinue reading “Salutation to the Sun”

October

October ~ “6” x 8″ original oil on gallery wrapped canvas $80.00 CAN <input type="hidden" name="encrypted" value="—–BEGIN PKCS7—–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—–END PKCS7—–“> So, I had a nice visit to Quesnel. I took lots of pictures of the incredible fall foliage, and this was one of them. I’m pretty pleased with how it turned out. It’s called “October.” I’llContinue reading “October”

To Sleep or to Paint?

Hi all, sorry, still posting only sporadically. That wasn’t my intention when I started this blog, but…Life has different ideas for us sometimes. My only time to do this is the evening, and my 17 month old daughter, bless her little heart, decided that she was no longer going to be weaned from her nightContinue reading “To Sleep or to Paint?”