1970s KODACHROMES

"A reflection of personal experiences and, to an extent, triggered by the passing of my father from aggressive thyroid cancer in late 2012. I returned to slides of my family’s time living overseas in the late 70s. I scanned the slides, heighted saturation and painted varying sized works, with details using 000-size brushes.

 

"The experience of death and losing someone so close brings to the surface the value of family, friends and our relationships with those significant to us."

Beatrix Potter's Cottage, 1979 Oil on canvas 91x91cm, 2016

Walking out of Clovelly, 1979 Oil on canvas paper 22x22cm, 2016

Swinging in Central Park, 1979 Oil on canvas 61x61cm, 2016

Dingle Pier, 1979 Oil on canvas paper 20x30cm, 2014

Sledding, my go Delaware Park,1979 Oil on canvas paper 20x20cm, 2015

Delaware Park, Buffalo, 1979 Oil on canvas paper 20x20cm, 2016

Checking out the Hill, D.C.,1979 Oil on canvas 76x101cm, 2013

Boston Common,1979 Oil on canvas paper 20x20cm, 2016

James in Jackson Sqaure, New Orleans, 1979 Oil on canvas paper 35x20cm, 2016

Snow Shovel time, Buffalo,1979 Oil on canvas paper 20x20cm, 2016

Bridge over Boston Common Lake,1979 Oil on canvas 76x76cm, 2016

Walking in to Clovelly, 1979 Oil on canvas paper 22x22cm, 2016

Forest Lawn, J & Geese, Buffalo 1979 Oil on canvas paper 20x20cm, 2015

Jackson Square, New Orleans, 1978 Oil on canvas 60x60cm, 2015

Forest Lawn, J & J, Buffalo, 1979 Oil on canvas paper 20x20cm, 2015

Near Edinburgh Castle, 1979 Oil on canvas 101x76cm, 2015

Sledding, your go Delaware Park 1979 Oil on canvas paper 20x20cm, 2015

London, 1979 Oil on canvas 50x50cm, 2014