Paintings

Milford sound commission

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 106cm H x 152cm W 

Aoraki/mount cook

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 107cm H x 167cm W 
A fly fisherman angling in the New Zealand rainforest

FLY FISHING – Angling in the rainforest

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 84cm H x 84cm W 
A fly fisherman angling in the Willows

Fly-fishing in the willows

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 138cm H x 138cm W 
Violet Storm features as the cover art for the New Spring Collection Dark Mountain: Issue 17 (RESTORATION)

Violet Storm

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 138cm H x 138cm W 

A fly fisherman casting his line in the twilight

TWILIGHT FISHING

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 46cm H x 51cm W 
A light explosion in the mysterious Milford Sound, a fiord located in the South Island of New Zealand.

Light Scatter III: Milford Sound

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 106cm H x 152cm W 
In a haze of greenery, a small forest visitor waits as ephemeral as the light amongst the leaves.

Heart of the Forest

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 66cm H x 66cm W 
Drifting in meditation along the glassy surface of the reflective water.

Radiance: Deep Reflection

Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Size: 137cm H x 137cm W 
This area is of Glenorchy, around the top of the lake from Queenstown, New Zealand.

Light Scatter II

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 168cm H x 168cm W 
The colour of the mountains, of forest and sky, converges into an aqueous weave.

Origin

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 107cm H x 112cm W 

All of the progressions are bringing life and energy forward onto the painted surface

Radiance II: Iridescent Flow

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 112cm H x 152cm W
Light from a low southern sun reflects off the mirror-like surface of the Otago harbour.

Winter’s Touch

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 152cm H x 152cm W

A distant figure walks their dog in quiet contemplation

Inner Reflection (Emotional Landscapes Series #1)

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 167cm H x 167cm W

A distant figure throws their dog a stick

Transitions: Inner Reflections (Emotional Landscapes Series #2)

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 128cm H x 128cm W

A pale rainbow, glimpsed through the sea mist, arcs above the foaming rough seas.

Prism

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 167cm H x 167cm W

The moonlight reflecting off the glassy surface of the Otago harbour

Cascade

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 122cm H x 76cm W

The real mystery of the New Zealand native forest.

Fly-Fishing #4

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 122cm H x 122cm W

The Bonspiel curling competition.

National Bonspiel, Idaburn Dam, NZ

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 137cm H x 152cm W

Brambles, weeds and the fluffy airborne seeds of autumn.

Autumn Flourish

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 137cm H x 137cm W

Otira Gorge, New Zealand.

Otira Gorge Storm

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 167cm H x 167cm W
A series of cascade pools.

Dark Gold

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 56cm H x 35cm W
Soft Rain was inspired by the sometimes gentle power of nature.

Soft Rain (Emotional Landscapes Series)

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 113cm H x 113cm W 

Young fledglings make their first forays into the sky above the Otago Peninsula, NZ.

Light Streams: Fledgling Call

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 168cm H x 168cm W

Fantails dart of out of the blackberry, broom and brambles

Native Visitors

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 152cm H x 152cm W
Depicting the unseen life-force, the global breath essential for a functional life support system on planet Earth.

Breath One: Atmosphere

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 106cm H x 112cm W

A flock of swallows, flitting, diving and swooping down to catch the midges.

Swallows in the Mist

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 66cm H x 46cm W

The light appears as rapid flashes on rippling river water.

Orb

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 153cm H x 102cm W

The light spills over the tops of the mountains.

Dawn Chorus

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 100cm H x 168cm W
A trio of swallows vigorously preening on a power line.

Swallows Preening

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 101cm H x 51cm W

Broad, shiny leaves, smooth glimmering rocks and sparkling water.

Forest Lights

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 137cm H x 137cm W
A wax-eye living in a biogenic matrix.

The Watcher

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
71cm H x 122cm W

A pool of reflective water where Crystal Falls spills down into Waipori river.

Pool of Colours

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 122cm H x 183cm W

The sheer sides of the gorge creates deep shadows and amazing contrasts of light.

Emerald Fusion

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 107cm H x 107cm W
Sunset and Swallows attempts to capture the mercurial colours of light.

Sunset and Swallows

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 108cm H x 152cm W

A paddle boarder creates an unusual shimmer of light across the surface of the water.

Oceanic Mirror

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 76cm H x 76cm W

A lone figure contemplates the inner and outer environment.

Contemplation

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 100cm H x 111cm W

People come out to the beach to walk, play, and contemplate.

Serenity

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 61cm H x 30cm W

A painterly exploration between land and space.

Sea-drift

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 168cm H x 168cm W

A person watches sea birds flying in the diffused light

Breath Two: Tidal Shift

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 165cm H x 152cm W

The meeting of sky, water and land.

Fusion

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 168cm H x 168cm W

Tidal shifts and light shafts.

Light Scatter

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 107cm H x 122cm W

Reflective moments, floating lines, and mirror-like surfaces.

Cockle Hunters ‘Reflections’

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 120cm H x 120cm W
A dreamlike landscape that drifts between the past and present.

Drift

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 110cm H x 120cm W
Summer Song is a large scale action abstraction painting depicting a playful summer by the sea.

Summer Song

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 168cm H x 168cm W

People, kids, birds and dog enjoying the enchanted sea-scape.

Light Fall

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 122cm H x 168cm W
A thickly layered painterly environment with a living surface, texture and glow.

Beachcombers, sea gift (Cockle Hunter Series).

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 168cm H x 168cm W
Infused with colour and atmosphere, this morphic painterly environment, suggests with molten shapes and vigorous swirling lines the natural drama where sky meets sea.

Harbour Swans

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 152cm H x 152cm W

This work captures the spirit of riding horses on a still day in Otakou, Otago Peninsula, New Zealand.

Spirit of Otakou

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 112cm H x 112cm W

Reflective moments, floating lines, and mirror-like surfaces.

Reflections on a Low Tide II

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 150cm H x 150cm W
Paint runs together on the canvas, capturing the cascading effect of reflections on water.

Scintilla

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 152cm H x 152cm W

Dusky Light

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 160cm H x 160cm W

Reflections on a Low Tide (The first painting in the Cockle Hunter series).

Boatshed Perch

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 83cm H x 121cm W

Naseby Bonspiel 2015

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 31cm H x 41cm W

Morning Voyage

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 107cm H x 112cm W

Queenstown’s Earnslaw Centenary 2012

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 167cm H x 167cm W

Milford Sound Fiordland New Zealand

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 107cm H x 107cm W

Fiordland Rush

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 112cm H x 112cm W

Autumn Song

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 168cm H x 168cm W

Cavalcade

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 106cm H x 152cm W

Waitaki/DNA/H2O

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 152cm H x 152cm W

Chiming the Godwits Return 2011 (HOPE)

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 168cm H x 168cm W

Honey Harvest

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 122cm H x 122cm W

Man on the Mole (Aramoana)

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 137cm H x 111cm W

Coronet Peak

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 152cm H x 152cm W

Goggles On: Powder Day

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 137cm H x 137cm W

Vinters Gold

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 111cm H x 111cm W

Pigeon Cottage (ST – HW 1) OTAGO

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 122cm H x 122cm W

Invercargill Water Tower

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 84cm H x 84cm W

Feldwick Gates Invercargill

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 83cm H x 83cm W

Nature

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 71cm H x 56cm W

Extinction

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 30cm H x 30cm W

Wild Garden Series #3

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 137cm H x 152cm W

Wild Garden Series #4

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 122cm H x 122cm W

Light Steps in a Wild Garden

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 117cm H x 100cm W

Aramoana

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 122cm H x 107cm W

Harbour Gulls

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 92cm H x 61cm W

Careys Bay (Port Chalmers)

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 107cm H x 152cm W

Storm Birds

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 122cm H x 137cm W

Terns Preening

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 50cm H x 101cm W

Sea Mist

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 76cm H x 107cm W

Fly Fishing

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 22cm H x 33cm W

Fly-Fishing #2

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 36cm H x 46cm W

Merino Trio

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 31cm H x 41cm W

Silvereyes in the Rose hips

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 35cm H x 15cm W

Apple Pickers

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 41cm H x 33cm W

Kai moana

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 31cm H x 31cm W

Weeds & Blooms

Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 50cm H x 105cm W