How the TTC used to say Merry Christmas to its staff
The Coupler, the TTC's venerable internal magazine, has been running more or less continuously since the creation of Toronto's transit authority in...
Urban Forest in Winter, Queen Street
24 x 30 oil on board I love trees and I especially love urban trees and how they affect our surroundings. Trees are difficult subjects to paint when trying to portray the "big picture" as opposed to painting a picture of a tree. Almost all of the detail is lost and blurred. This was very difficult to paint, but I loved the small forest of trees at the corner of Queen and University where the beautiful wrought iron fence passes in front of the Law Society Building. It was pretty much a…
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For 45 years, Toronto Artist David Crighton has been creating memories for the GTA. His recognized style and beautifully coloured and detailed illustrations have made him a folk hero in the city that he loves. For the first time, his artwork is available in many products and price points - Toronto Gifts online
Toronto Skyline at Night
12 x 12 oil on canvas I wasn't sure how to tackle this one. I blocked in the larger shapes and then added the touches of light, trying not to make them too dominant. Still more learning to do. I would like to try this with a different colour palette. Thanks to John Tavares for the photo reference.
October Rain, King Street, Toronto
12 x 12 oil on board I was happy to get some photos as the leaves are turning. We have had lots of rain so getting a rainy scene wasn't too difficult. The yellow leaves made the scene. The Beautiful Church on Simcoe Street is visible on the top right hand side.