Sitting on the rocks by the edge of the water were these two ladies, Paulette and Nichola from Edmonton, who were admiring the view and chatting away!
Clearly mother and daughter they were absorbed in putting the World to Rights. So much so that they never noticed me sketching them until I’d finished. That sketch formed the basis for this oil painting back in my studio.
Weekends in summer, locals and tourists alike head to Lake Edith near Jasper. There’s a pretty little beach, lovely BBQ areas and cycling and hiking tracks.