Between Two Worlds, 2024

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There is a painting technique called chiaroscuro, commonly used in the works of Rembrandt, Vasari, Michelangelo, and Caravaggio, to name a few. It is the intentional use of (dramatic) shadow and light on figures and objects to intensify the moment the artist is capturing. “The Divine Origins of Chiaroscuro” by Paul Barolsky, tells how many […]

Figure Study No.2, 2023

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Currently on display and available for purchase at Joanna Aplin Fine Art Studio + Gallery / Heritage Place Shopping Centre in Owen Sound.   Inquire For Pricing

Faithfulness, 2023

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A pear study with more of a renaissance feel. These two pears have a long, rich history. They have been through much together. The contrasting background symbolizes the heights and depths that Christ can bring about through the covenant of marriage. I love how the heads of these pears bend to each other in a […]

I Love Everything About You, 2023

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A still life of two pears nestled in soft material symbolizes the blessing of marriage. A very intimate relationship God ordains between a man and woman can be full of great joy and blessing. I love this colour palette and how the pears turn into each other – enjoying the moment. ” A cord of […]

Don’t Be Like That, 2023

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Currently on display and available for purchase at Joanna Aplin Fine Art Studio + Gallery / Heritage Place Shopping Centre in Owen Sound.   Inquire For Pricing

In the Bulrushes, 2022

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A modern depiction of the story of Moses. Capturing the moment when action puts forth a display of trust and faith in God. Currently on display and available for purchase at Joanna Aplin Fine Art Studio + Gallery / Heritage Place Shopping Centre in Owen Sound.   Inquire For Pricing

Sweet Release, 2023

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Currently on display and available for purchase at Joanna Aplin Fine Art Studio + Gallery / Heritage Place Shopping Centre in Owen Sound.   Inquire For Pricing

Shema, 2023

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The title of this work comes from the Hebrew bible, meaning “to really pay attention.”

In The Moment, 2023

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Within the realm of this captivating artwork, a quick rendering of a female with loose, expressive strokes and delicate, translucent layers of color, creates a fleeting moment of pure, unadulterated beauty. The composition itself, meticulously balanced and symmetrical, offers an intimate perspective, drawing the viewer closer to partake in the delicate contours of the subject’s […]

Women Of Faith, 2023

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Three women represent generations of faithfulness to the Lord. Passing down stories of God’s faithfulness to the next generation stirs hope and provides room for the Holy Spirit to take residence.