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.
Aboriginal stone sculptor, painter, artist - I collect my stone from my own quarry. I can see images in the stone almost like a spirit then I carve it out. I know exactly where to carve. If I do not listen to what I see then the stone breaks.
DESTANNE NORRIS MFA
Primarily an oil painter of landscapes, Destanne's practice and work is based upon her passion for nature and her direct experiences while on adventures into wilderness and natural environment areas.
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