“It is only here in large portions of Canada that wonderous second wind,
the Indian summer, attains its amplitude and heavenly perfection, …the
temperatures; the sunny haze; the mellow, rich delicate, almost
flavoured air: Enough to live… enough to merely be."…Walt Whitman, Diary in Canada
Algoma District is an area in Northeastern Ontario in the province of Ontario.The rugged scenery of this region, has inspired works by Canadian artists, particularly the Group of Seven…
I love the work of the Group of Seven and aspire to paint the same scenes but in my own way..
This is my interpretation of an Algoma Autumn…deep in the park where the pines are sometimes bare to the trunk…. painted negatively in a stylized Turneresque manner in Watercolour on Arches Not Paper…