Month: September 2013

Moss Cottage Kitchen

Wednesday I had the opportunity to photograph the interior of Moss Cottage, located on the Sooke Region Museum grounds.  These images are just the beginning of a series I will be posting about this quaint historical building. 5 x 7 fine art greeting cards, featuring […]


Cross Spider

The Cross Spider also known as the European garden spider, Diadem spider and Cross Orbweaver is a common orb-weaver spider found on Vancouver Island. Yesterday I spotted six of these spiders weaving their webs on the backyard patio.

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I am working on updating my blog and turning into website showcasing my personal projects (what I have been doing up until now) and those I have been commissioned for (working on getting to this). One of these photos below will be the new and […]



This gallery depicts the inside of Gravelbourg’s courtroom and an image of a room on the main floor that is currently being used by a law office.  Unfortunately, I am unsure as to what this room was initially used for, but if any of you […]


On the way to Rosetown

For eight years I have driven past this abandoned farm-yard off Highway 4, as I was making my way from northern Alberta to southern Saskatchewan. Finally this summer I stopped in and photographed the place. As a sidebar, I have had these images printed into […]

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How a little dirt changes one’s appearance. Madeleine and her sister were playing in the dirt at grandmaman and grandpapa’s, in case you were wondering.  I was utterly incapable of resisting shooting a few pictures. Despite the layers of grime, Maddie’s personality still shines through. […]

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Ville de Gravelbourg / Town of Gravelbourg

This Court House is a Municipal Heritage Property located on Main Street in Gravelbourg, my home town.  Its heritage value resides in its architecture. Constructed in 1926-27, the building is one of a series of court houses designed by the office of the provincial architect, […]



I wanted to create an image that would appear to have been shot at a rural museum.  Mission accomplished.  I was asked many times at the artist festival, where I was selling my work, if I this shot was taken at the local museum. I […]


Octavius Simpson

I captured the images of Octavius Simpson’s abandoned home on a balmy summer evening.  This man known as Teavie, was born October 31, 1899 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He made his voyage to Canada in Spring 1921. In 1945, he purchased the  picturesque piece of land […]

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