My Top Four: Celebrating Flag Day with the Canadian Flag in Art
With a focus on Canada for the past decade, it was only a matter of time before the Canadian Flag found itself into this body of paintings celebrating the True North. Over the past decade of painting Canada on canvas the Canadian Flag, emblazoned with the red maple leaf has appeared in my work more than a dozen times. These contemporary paintings reveal my relentless curiosity, capturing the collective consciousness of Canada and beyond. Inspired by my travels, these paintings tell visual stories through use of symbolism and icons. On this page you will find a selection of four paintings, featuring the Canadian flag. Symbolic paintings rendered using the finest acrylic paints, the world’s most versatile medium. Here are my top four picks from ‘Canadianisms’ celebrating the Canadian Flag in art.