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ARTIST in the GARDEN – Sunshine Coast Nursery

I will be displaying some floral originals and painting on site at the SUNSHINE COAST NURSERY for their artist in the garden event. JULY 3rd & 4th and JULY 10th & 11th Demo painting from 1-4 pm a portion of my sales will go to support the ARTS BUILDING SOCIETY and their facilitation of a […]

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SKETCHCRAWL #27 Horseshoe Bay W Van.

MAY 15 Saturday 11 am – met at the Belnz coffeshop in “the Bay” and had one other sketcher arrive. We enjoyed the fabulous weather and scenery with lots of people, boats mountains and ferries coming and going.Check out the Sketchcrawl forum to see other work from sketchers all over the world from the same […]

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HOUSE PORTRAITS Real Estate package

HOUSE PORTRAITSAn original painting of a home, garden or view makes a wonderful closing gift to buyers or sellers, with lasting sentimental value. I have created a costing framework and discount package for Real Estate and Business. This is a 20% value off the current commission pricing. Included is the original painting, a package of […]

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Federation of Can Artists – BLOSSOMS

Federation of Canadian Artists – upcoming show BLOSSOMS Federation Gallery – Granville Island Vancouver. April 6-18 1020 I have had 2 pieces juried in for the floral showa couple of my favorites.24″ x 36″ Acrylic on Canvas “IRIS & POPPIES “ 24″ x 36″ Acrylic on Canvas “BRUGMANSIA – White #1 “

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Federation of Canadian Artists – Award of Excellence

LANDSCAPES – exhibition at the FCA Galleryon Granville Island-VancouverMarch 2-16 2010 A juried exhibition from members of the FCAmy submission of “Tarn Grasses”won an Award of Excellence36″ x 48″ Acrylic on Canvas my submission of “Barge #1 – Burrard Inlet”was also accepted for the juried show.36″ x 48″ Acrylic on Canvas next FCA show is […]

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NEW – GLASS Collaboration with Susan Furze

We’ve decided to go Greek.Friends for a long time, we kept meeting up and talking about our shared interest in the Greek myths, goddesses and arts. SO…then we discussed doing some kind of project together…That was last Christmas.I worked on some sketches, searching reference material and finally got the chance to work with Suzan in […]

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WORK in PROGRESS classes Gibsons & Sechelt

WORK in PROGRESS classes Sechelt & Gibsons Each session Jan will do a brief demo of her own work in progress, and then provide direction to each artist on their individual creative project. This is not a class for beginners but for those who have had some instruction/experience and wish to continue their creative practice […]

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WINE tasting & ART auction Rotary APRIL 24

I have donated a large painting in support of theSC Community Foundation – Arts Grant It will be auctioned off atThe Gibsons Rotary and Sunshine Coast Arts Co-op15th Annual Wine and Art Auction. Saturday April 24th Tickets are $30 each. If you would like tickets,please let me know or you can find them atGift of […]

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La Conner – March plein air painting

This is the view of the old Victorian house next to our B & B Katy’s Inn (which I would highly recommend) close to the town center and the old neighborhood homes in such a beautiful spot.Amarch is usually a bit early for the tulips ( plantations of bulb farms in the Skagit Valley) but […]

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Portrait studies

brian r_lores, originally uploaded by Jan Poynter – ARTIST. 12″ x 12″ acrylic on canvasThese are the portraits for a group show in Nov from our figure painting group. We are gradually painting portratis of each other, and the show will feature a selection of each “sitter” done by various artists, along with a self-portrait […]

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