Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Huntley Heritage

Second in the Series

S.S. No. 1 Huntley - Mulligan’s School

2193 Richardson Side Rd., Carp. 

Thomas Mulligan donated land in 1820 for the site of “Mulligan’s School”.  Initially there were log structures before a stone building was erected in 1883.  An organ was installed in 1929.  The building ceased operation as a school in 1957 and became a residence for several families.  In 1989, it was converted into the popular “Cheshire Cat” old English pub, and is also a designated heritage site.
After a devastating fire, The Cheshire Cat is now back in business at Christmas 2013. 

Sunday, April 24, 2016


Lining the woodland trails, these beautiful Ontario provincial flowers are a joy to paint. 
16 x 20

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Summer Breeze

There's a warmth in the air. Spring is here,  and summer is not far away!
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'Summer Breeze'  24 x 36

Close up details 

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

New Work!

Just finished today!
Entitled 'Hazeldean Heritage'
15 x 30
Acrylic on Canvas


The Bradley/Craig barn is an excellent and rare example of a 19th century dairy barn. It’s large size, heavy timber framing with mortise and tenon joinery, and monitor roofline with clerestory windows are characteristic of dairy barns constructed during this period. The barn was constructed in the 1870's by well known local barn builder John Cummings with the help of the community. 

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

I'll Get Back To You

24 x 30Acrylic on canvas 

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Original Art By Wendy Russell
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