Karen Holland at Dr. Terry Grover Dental

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#205 1626 Richter St, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2M3 Karen Holland – Artist Statement Maintaining a sense of fluidity is essential to my current work.  I love to work out of the conventional bounds, break the rules, and toy with visual ambiguities.  Spontaneous energy flows in an atmosphere of fewer constraints for me.  At the core, remaining in-the-moment […]

Emmy Bouma, Bernice James, Odette Renaud Leuthard, and Tatianna O’Donnell

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at the Downtown Library 1380 Ellis St, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2A2   Emmy Bouma – Artist Statement (shown above)  My paintings have been described as “realistic impressionism,” always searching for beauty in colours. I paint daily, always changing subject matter and using all media to keep a fresh outlook. I especially like to create unique collages. Born in […]

Alison Beaumont and Lynn Stevens at The Cottonwoods Care Centre

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2255 Ethel St, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2Z9 Alison Beaumont – Artist Statement I am still establishing my approach and ideas around Photography. I am attracted to the natural environment and a majority of my work is focused on nature and the found. I also am looking to further explore the ideas around photo essays and how […]

Cynthia Gunsinger at Kelowna Community Theatre

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1375 Water Street, Kelowna   Cynthia Gunsinger – Artist Statement The spectacular landscapes of the Okanagan Valley have me hooked. Between the mountains, lakes, rivers and valleys, my paintbrush can barely keep up. Using acrylics and loose impressionism, I paint landscapes the way I seem them: vibrant, energetic and in vivid colour.

Alex Ross aka Drawn Alex at Aubin & Associates

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#203 135 33 Highway E., Kelowna, BC V1X 2A1 Alex Ross  – Artist Statement Alex Ross is a painter who prefers to draw. She was born in Australia, has spent half of her life in Canada, but feels most at home in South Africa. All of the places that Alex has lived have been visually stunning, […]

Maria Bayford at Rutland Okanagan Regional Library Branch

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#20 – 301 Hwy. 33 West, Kelowna, BC V1X 1X8 Maria Bayford – Artist Statement For me Art is about discovery. The million ways in which people can express themselves always mesmerizes me.  Whether it is in painting, writing, acting, decorating or any form of self expression the way ‘they ‘ do it, always seems […]

Connie Vetter-Johnson & Nick Gibson at Aubin & Associates

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202 – 125 Highway 33 East Kelowna, BC, V1X 2A1 On display to October 31th, 2016 // Connie Vetter-Johnson’s Artist Statement // My mosaic journey began 20 years ago working with recycled tile, creating floors, counter tops, and wall murals. I’ve always been drawn to the arts both visual and performing and studied life drawing for […]

Angela Maher at The Cottonwoods Care Centre

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2255 Ethel St, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2Z9 On display to August 30th, 2016 // Artist Statement // Currently, Angela’a main focus has turned to painting with acrylics ranging from landscapes to equine art and to pure abstracts. In any medium she uses, the important factors for me are: colour, light and movement, aimed at conveying a strong […]

Eric Morrison at Rutland Okanagan Regional Library Branch

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#20 – 301 Hwy. 33 West, Kelowna, BC V1X 1X8 On display to August 30th, 2016 // Artist Statement // Since beginning to paint, I have tried various different styles, but seem to keep reverting to landscapes as my default. I also have gravitated toward stronger colours as I have progressed, which has meant that […]

Joshua Wallace at Kelowna Community Theatre

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1375 Water Street, Kelowna On display to June 30th, 2016 // Artist Statement // I paint persons of very subtle emotion, making statements through very little expression. I want the viewer to create their own connection with my paintings, through seeing these subtle expressions. To do that, it’s important I keep my subject, subjective! I […]