Thursday, January 29, 2009

Joan Dixon, Painter

P a i n t i n g t h e L a n d s c a p e

a painter died the other day
and what of this world
will her memory be
the absolute pleasure
she found in nature
her joy and

Joan Dixon 1933-2009
paintings are on exhibition in her home town

Beckett /Leftside Gallery
Flesherton, Ontario
Hours F-S-S tba


Peter Beckett 519 794 2507
cell/gallery 647 242 3961

Jennifer Stenberg 519 924 0316

Tuesday, January 13, 2009


of the small things
like today
when the aloe vera
luxuriant, with three stems
found spherical harmony
cradled in a
butternut turning
that might otherwise
hold fruit

avada jan6-09 revised-


the pristine beauty
of minus twenty
the full moon
i love you
icicles in moonlight
to nothing

Monday, January 5, 2009

messing up the gallery Jan 5-09

is this thing on?

For years i've been writing things that i have intended to post.

Most of it would fall under the heading "studio notes"  which are
ideas, musings and revelations that come from painting.