Sunday driving on a Tuesday

Tuesday, 29 December 2020 Sometimes you just need to get out of the house, a change of pace, change in scenery, to change your course from going stir crazy. That’s what we did this afternoon…a little Sunday driving! Ice forms on the Ottawa River. Pixel 4a. ©WQuinn 2020 Ice building along the Ottawa River. Pixel…… Continue reading Sunday driving on a Tuesday


Canadian summer bliss

Thursday, 30 July 2020 It’s an evening like this that sums up summer in Canada. Canadian summer. Photo of the day, 30 Jul 2020 © WQuinn Sitting by the river, tunes on the box, ducks swimming by, enjoying a cold beverage on a hot evening as the sun teases it’s decent. What strikes me most…… Continue reading Canadian summer bliss


Wednesday, 24 July 2019 A beautiful sunny summer day. Not too hot. Today, we said adieu to my beautiful aunt. A beautiful funeral and burial followed by an Irish celebration of life. Eating, drinking, sharing stories and laughter. It does that soul good. Today’s painting is inspired by a photo I took of the Ottawa…… Continue reading 365…205


I have a collection of photos of my favourite beaches hanging on a wall in my bathroom, of all places. Yesterday, one of those beach photos caught my attention and I studied it, long and hard, taking in the colours, hues, shadows, details, and came to the conclusion…this is something I could paint. So, tonight,…… Continue reading 365…13