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regional offerings. Book & Gallery

The Sunshine coast has been described as a “necklace” with attractions and scenic views stretching from Langdale to Lund. As the Sunshine Coast Art Crawl visitors will testify, it is also a mecca of creative offerings in galleries, studios, open markets and events. How fortunate we are to have this organized annual event to highlight […]

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Winter Studio | Zocalo Jan22-Feb19

JAN POYNTER – studio & painting workshops from Jan 22 to Feb 19 I will be in studio at Zocalo – 441 Marine Dr – right across from our Co-op gallery and next to the Gibsons Public Art Gallery. My friend Joann Heatherington closes up her wonderful fashion store and flies south every winter for a […]

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Plein Air PAINT OUT – Sechelt Day 1 & 2

Some photos from our recent Paint Out as part of the Sechelt Arts festival – Art on the Street. A calm sea and mild weather for day 2 and spectacular sunny, warm day for Day 2. Artists can Contact Jan about registering & participating in the next Sunshine Coast paint out.  Painters on site:  Jan […]

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2014 PAINT OUT – Gibsons Landing

Join in in the fun! At the NEXT Plein Air PAINT OUT  in .Gibsons Landing BC – Sept 13/14 2014 Painters working on site finished paintings on display at the Arts Building & the Landing Gallery. People’s Choice award and prizes Artist demos and presentations Sketchcrawl for Newbies Participants informal gathering/BBQ TENTATIVE event schedule GIBSONS […]

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HARMONY ARTS Grand Prix paint out

A lovely day all around – started with the early 6:20 ferry into the city ( sorry Brian to do that to you on your first day of holidays…) There was plenty of set-up going on and some of the regulars fishing down at the dock.  I managed a quick study on the dock with a […]

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GRAND PRIX – paint out 3hrs start-to-finish

Heading down early to the West Van waterfront – to register and paint for the HARMONY ARTS Plein Air Grand Prix. You’ll find me somewhere near the Ferry Building (below 14 th & Marine Dr) painting on site. Probably on the beach side. Always a challenge to decide on a great spot/view when you are […]

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Works in Progress – cancelled

sorry – just not enough interest this time to run the 4 week session in November. Remember if you just want some feedback, direction or critique on your creative projects we can schedule a private session here at the studio.  call 604-886-8918   the next session will be in the spring – after Easter in […]

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NEW Acrylic for Beginners

Last chance for my art classes before Christmas – the next sessions won’t begin until April 2012! I have managed to get some space in the Arts Building (Old Library) in Lower Gibsons. SUNDAY mornings – starting the weekend after the Nov.11 long weekend. Sorry it is such short notice – but please reply to this […]

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Watercolor & Yoga retreat – Sunshine Coast

ROCKWATER art retreat FEB 3-4-5 2011Beginner & Intermediate Watercolor Workshop with JAN POYNTEREnjoy the spectacular waterfront surroundings and 4 star diningin this unique resort 2 hrs from downtown Vancouver!this creative retreat package includes: 3 nights / 4 days / all meals / cottage or lodge accomodationart instruction / morning yoga check out the ROCKWATER retreats […]

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NEW "Estuary #5 " work in progress

NEW "Estuary #5 " work in progress, originally uploaded by Jan Poynter – ARTIST. This is the first stage of Estuary #5. I am stuggling to keep the bold brushwork and looseness of the initial paint without getting more detailed.Obviously a new lower horizon and the dramatic clouds changes the composition. I am considering blogging […]

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