Fine artist, original oil paintings on canvas: Wildlife, landscapes, still life, figurative. Active member Federation of Canadian Artists, managing editor of their Victoria chapter 'Grapevine' newsletter.
Thrilled and challenged by the beauty of Vancouver Island, Gretchen works mainly on-site to paint vibrant landscapes in oils and oil pastel. She also creates more contemplative and abstract pieces in mixed media.
Canadian Contemporary Artist
My paintings are often 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 ).