Inspired by our beautiful natural surroundings, British Columbia is the perfect home for thousands of artists, writers, sculptors and painters, who produce handmade products, unique house hold goods, art on canvas and some of the finest works in glass, fabric, paper, wood and metals. A collage of their work and experience is shared here in photography on our site. To visit their studios, learn about tours and locate where you can find these BC gifts to pick up during your visit.
Artist, muralist and instructor Kathleen Hamel, owner of Paint Night Party holds both public and private art and wine painting parties throughout the Okanagan. In addition, Kathleen paints murals for commercial and private installation. She will also work
Cecilia's art work comprises of a collection of places she has visited in the past. She portrays the scenes as realistically as possible. “To me art is capturing a moment that many people do not have the good fortune of seeing, and committing it to a canv
STEPHEN PALEN - Artist, Sculptor and Musician
A transplanted easterner, born & raised in Toronto, Steve has lived in South Nanaimo for 33 yrs. His music & art are a reflection of this wonderful WESTCOAST Lifestyle.
Artist, Vickie Turner, explores abstract expression through painting fine art in acrylics and mixed media. An award-winning artist, she lives and paints on Vancouver Island, and also teaches workshops on the science of acrylics.
My passions are photography & painting everything around me landscapes, seascapes, animals, flowers, abstracts...
Mes passions sont la photographie et peindre tout ce qui m'entoure paysages, panoramas marins, animaux, fleurs, abstraits...
International award winning artist, Patricia Banks is inspired by the magnificence and splendour of the natural environment. Patricia shares her special connection to the land and the sea with others through her detailed acrylic paintings.