Good Morning, Sunshine

Good Morning, Sunshine ~ 6″ x 10″ oil on panel. Start bid $69.00 USD A few years ago, we ran a cute little Bed and Breakfast, and in the summertime, many European visitors would visit Bella Coola, hoping to see BEARS! People were always asking us where to go to find bears, as many canContinue reading “Good Morning, Sunshine”

Sassy Sunburst

Sassy Sunburst ~ 6″ x 6″ oil on canvas coated hardboard panel “Sassy” is a little Stellar’s Jay that lives with her family in a big old cedar snag in my yard. I hear her squawking at the cats every morning, trying to scare them away from her suet. She has become very brave, landingContinue reading “Sassy Sunburst”

Fierce Blue ~ Kingfisher

Fierce Blue ~ 6″ x 6″ oil on canvas covered hardboard. SOLD! I am lucky enough to live near the ocean. Bella Coola is actually located right at the end of an inlet and instead of beaches, we have steep mountains plunging into the sea, much like the Fjords of Norway. It would explain why theContinue reading “Fierce Blue ~ Kingfisher”

Cowboy

Cowboy ~ 6″ x 6″ oil on canvas covered hardboard panel To be so blessed to live in the wilds on the North Coast of B.C. is such an amazing gift. We are surrounded by majestic mountains, ancient old growth forests, and abundant wildlife, yet, being coastal in a coastal fjord, it is very rare to spotContinue reading “Cowboy”

Into the Dawn

When I was a little girl, I dreamed of horses, I drew horses, I was obsessed with horses. I lived in Quesnel, on a small acreage and I prayed and prayed that one day I could have a horse. When I was 12, my parents told me that I could have a horse if IContinue reading “Into the Dawn”

Chilcotin Blues

To get out of my little village of Bella Coola, we have to drive a crazy gravel road, dubbed by locals as “The Hill”. The Hill is a notoriously steep, unpaved stretch of Highway 20 that connects the Chilcoltin Plateau to the Bella Coola Valley. The 43-kilometre road ascends some 1,800 metres with grades asContinue reading “Chilcotin Blues”