On Top of the World

Mt Everest, Nepal 2009

Everest – the very name is redolent of danger and adventure, and for many it is their ultimate dream to visit this imposing and inspirational location.

My momentous experience on this great mountain will be forever etched in my mind, both for the opportunity of painting in a location of unimaginable beauty, and for the sheer joy and challenge of the journey. People say that for those who have ventured through these regions, you will return a changed person.

This was certainly true in my case and it was a great joy to return with a new sense of perspective and appreciation of life itself. To get the full story, watch the video.