Portfolio Category: Painting
Some words about painting.
Art emerged naturally in my younger years. I sold work in my early twenties but took a hiatus with family and vocation. Upon moving to Nanaimo, my art interests were renewed. West Coast landscapes, seascapes, buildings, and villages stimulate my creative processes. And I am inspired by Canada’s Group of Seven and West Coast artists…
Rohana has an extensive background and training in drawing, painting, design and textiles. She is inspired by her environment and paints in oils and acrylics. She splits her time between Mexico and Vancouver Island and loves to capture street scenes, landscapes and people involved in activities.
Although born in Europe, Astrid has lived on Vancouver Island most of her life, including two years in the rugged beauty of Haida Gwaii. She holds a Masters in Art Education. Currently, her focus is on acrylics and mixed media, and she experiments with technique to express the wild places that have seeped into her…
Bryan likes to draw on personal experiences to create pen pictures from memories or from his surroundings. Bryan is a self-taught artist who feels that each piece opens new directions in technique, composition and subject matter. “When I work within my living room, looking out at the lake, it is so quiet, just the sound…