Canadian Contemporary Artist
My paintings, for the most part, are symbolic and visual metaphors for abstract ideas and concepts, within the context of much or little identifiable realism. I work in acrylic, oil, collage, and encaustic ( wax ).
Victoria artist Natalie Shumka has shown work throughout Vancouver Island and the lower mainland. Glass jars, pitchers and vases capture her interest, as well as the occasional onion . Always happy to have visitors, contact her for a studio visit.
I have been described as “one degree off normal”. What a compliment. I say I was separated from the herd at birth; I just see things differently.
A little color blind, a little bit short, a little driven and a whole lot bemused by an imagination that