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The Kea

This commissioned piece is for a family as they prepare to leave the Kindergarten that they have been heavily involved with, with both of their children attending there….

Son of Man

This painting was created for the Titahi Bay Community Church “Stations of the Cross” Art experience, Easter 2015. For the 40 days of lent preceding Good Friday, I…

Eric Clapton

For a while now I have been wanting to do a portrait of my favourite guitarists to adorn the walls of my music studio. This is my first…

The Surrounds

This painting is technically unfinished. It was painted as ‘therapy’ for me as I struggled through some times in my life. It was encouraged by my counsellor at…

Piwakawaka III

This artwork was painted as a gift to family friends who have offered us a huge amount of friendship and support over the course of this year. With…

Piwakawaka II

Begun back in January as a personal project to deal with my depression, this project pulled me out of the downward spiral I was in and gave an…

Piwakawaka I

Begun back in January as a personal project to deal with my depression, this project pulled me out of the downward spiral I was in and gave an…

Days Bay

This is the final piece I finished before giving painting away in late 2009. I had become sick of the post modern rubbish that swarmed the galleries where…

Burn; Holy Ground

This painting was completed after a series at church that looked at the place we are and the holiness of it. It began from people taking off their…

A Life Alive; The fire deep inside lightens the hills

Using oils and the JWM Turner style of palette knife application and wax medium to thicken up the paint. As always, I try to include some words and…

Broken Together

Broken Together 2008 Enamel on Canvasboard 600mm x 280mm (each) Using sgraffito to create landscapes through a layer of black enamel is very closely linked to God’s creation…

Darkness – Taipouri

Darkness – Taipouri 2008 Enamel on Canvasboard 670mm x 283mm This is my first in a series of using sgraffito to create landscapes through a layer of black…