"Painting becomes tedious when the ultimate goal of the painter is to recreate the external world. I've always felt that the painting exists only within its own borders, which allows the curious mind of the artist to say: What if I did this""
Rod's work is now collected worldwide and he is committed to painting images that have a strong Canadian cultural influence, whether through his bold landscapes or his whimsical images of children at play.
PUBLICATIONS Magazine Art Brushes in the Sun La Guide Valle Artists of the Okanagan
CORPORATE COLLECTIONS Hiram Walker & Sons C.M. Oliver Wood Gundy Inc Petro-Canada Amoco Petroleum Dorasco Steel Home Oil Esso Canada CIBC Reed Stenhouse Bank of Montreal C.P. Hotels Canadair/Bombardier West Coast Petroleum Inter-Provincial Pipeline ...and many others