Phil Chadwick

521 Added | 9 Magazines | 1 Following | 10 Followers | @PhilChadwic2016 | Trained at Queen's University as a nuclear physicist, “Phil the Forecaster" has been a professional meteorologist since 1976. However, art has been his passion forever. Phil paints full time now - mainly en plein air. Phil the Forecaster is the Group of One.

#1980 "Red and White Pines"

This was the afternoon of the fourth day at the <i>CPAWS Dumoine River Art Camp</i> - Sunday. Christophe completed some art work with CPAWS and his parents …

Christmas

#1979 "Canoes on the Dumoine"

This was midday of the fourth day at the CPAWS Dumoine River Art Camp - Sunday. I decided to paint on the shore of Robinson Lake after returning from …

Chronic Pain

#1978 "Robinson Black Spruce Point"

This was the morning of the fourth day at the CPAWS Dumoine River Art Camp - Sunday. I decided to paint on the shore of Robinson Lake after returning …

Waterproofing

#1977 "Robinson Lake Morning"

This was the morning of the fourth day at the <i>CPAWS Dumoine River Art Camp - Sunday</i>. I decided to paint on the north shore of Robinson Lake after …

Chronic Pain

#1975 "Down the Chute on the Dumoine“

I was all by myself on Sunday morning - the fourth day of the <i>CPAWS Dumoine River Art Camp</i>. The <i>other artists</i> were still back at camp and probably …

Painting

#1974 "Wet Evening on the Dumoine"

I was all by myself. The other artists had all returned to the <i>CPAWS Dumoine River Art Camp</i>. I wanted to paint the shore of the west channel into …

Painting

#1973 "West Bank Portage"

It was late on Saturday, the third day of the <i>CPAWS Dumoine River Art Camp</i>. I was all by myself and wanted to paint the shore of the west channel into …

Painting

#1972 "Entrance to Grande Chute"

Some of the other <i>CPAWS artists</i> returned back to the bridge that crossed Grande Chute.<p>I stood in the middle of the bridge looking up the inflow of the …

Great Lakes

#1971 "Dumoine White Cedar Bank"

Some of the <i>CPAWS artists</i> returned returned back to the eastern end of the bridge that crossed Grande Chute.<p>This is the view looking northeast along …

Chronic Pain

#1970 "On the Brink of Grande Chute"

Some of the <i>CPAWS artists</i> returned returned back to the eastern end of the bridge that crossed Grande Chute.<p>Unable to pick between the extremes, I …

Painting

#1969 "Grande Chute Morning"

Some of the <i>CPAWS artists</i> returned with me back to the eastern end of the bridge that crossed Grande Chute. This time I could see the characteristic …

Meditation

#1968 "Dumoine Sunrise Spruce"

The showers and thunderstorms had ended overnight. Everything was wet. I was up early as usual and decided to paint the tall trees along the lane …

Painting

#1967 "Dumoine Cumulonimbus"

The <i>First CPAWS Art Camp</i> was certainly having some weather challenges. A couple of tents were flooded out. I kind of enjoyed the clouds and the …

Thunderstorms

#1966 "Dumoine Thunderstorm"

An upper low pressure area over James Bay was spinning spokes of instability across the Dumoine watershed daily. The spokes on this weather wheel …

Painting

#1965 "West Bank of Grande Chute"

I went back to the <i>CPAWS Art Camp</i> for a later breakfast and then returned to the very middle of the bridge of Grande Chute with some <i>fellow artists</i>. I …

West Bank

#1964 "Grande Chute Point of No Return"

I had a slower start on Friday morning at the <i>First CPAWS Dumoine Art Camp</i> and I am not certain just why. I had painted during every daylight moment …

Painting

#1963 "Grande Chute Portage"

Why did the plein air artist travel down the road? Go west young man - go west. After completing #1962 "Grande Chute Ledge" I simply strolled west to …

Vitamins

#1962 "Grande Chute Ledge"

Why did the plein air artist cross the road? After completing #1961 "Dumoine Grande Chute" I simply went to the north side of the bridge to paint the …

Painting

#1961 "Dumoine Grande Chute"

The CPAWS volunteers prepared really nice sandwich wraps for lunch so I did not have to leave the source of inspiration for any sustenance. I did …

Remove

#1958 "Morning on Robinson Lake"

Breakfast was over and a few of the other CPAWS artists joined me on the north shore of Robinson Lake. I stood in the same place as when I painted</i> …

Painting

#1956 "Lake Robinson Evening"

The severe thunderstorms had moved east of the Dumoine watershed. The CPAWS Dumoine River Art Camp was set up on Robinson Lake and I had some time to …

#1959 "Morning on the Grande Chute"

I painted on the very edge of a rocky outcrop that stretched out above the rapids. My view was looking southwest and downstream along the torrent. My …

#1976 "Sunrise on Grande Chute Dumoine"

I returned back to the eastern end of the wooden bridge that crossed the Grande Chute of the Dumoine River. I wanted to paint a landscape version of …

#0793 "April Cumulus"

From Thursday, April 27th, 2006. Our much loved Maine Coon cat and I headed out to paint from the back hill at Watershed Farm on the 12th Concession …

#0789 "Saturday Stratocumulus Sunset"

From Saturday, April 8th, 2006...<p>Back on the back hill again behind the Watershed Farm on the 12th Concession of King Township. I was standing in the …

#0788 "Beaver Sunset"

From Thursday, April 6th, 2006. I was working on this painting from the hill behind the Watershed Farm on the 12th Concession of King Township when I …

Why do I take "In Progress" Images?

Several years ago I had some art in a plein air show at a prestigious gallery. I was in attendance as the artists were required to be there for the …

#0547 "Lost Homestead"

From September 2001... The name is a bit of a play on the title "Lost Horizon" which would kind of fit as well. Lost Horizon is a 1937 American …

#1954 "Fishing Sunset"

The frontal system had moved well to the south of Singleton Lake. A northwesterly flow of cooler and drier air was welcomed after the heat. There …

#1955 "Yellow Beauties"

Linda wanted a painting done of her yellow flowers that I look after. I enjoy doing flowers so the assigned task was not a problem. I started this en …