Canadian watercolour artist Shirley Schmidt lives and paints out of Victoria BC where she offers up bold scenes of west coast wildlife, flora, and hidden places. Pieces for purchase, classes, and upcoming workshops are all available to browse.
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 ).
Joanne Thomson, Artist. This Victoria based artist is best known for her wonderful renditions of the inner forest and her "bottled" series of paintings. Thomson teaches watercolour and offers weekend retreats.
Internationally known artist Marney Ward paints large, light-filled, closeup floral watercolours. A signature member of the Federation of Canadian Artists. See her work at Butchart Gardens, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria and Winchester Galleries.