The Journey

Painting Style & Medium

Whimsical, acrylic landscapes, rich with texture and vibrant colours.
 
 

Awards and Recognition

2016 Federation of Canadian Artists (FCA) Active Status achieved through juried process
2007 Today’s Sweet Nothing Wall Power blog article fttp://sweetspot.ca
2007 Year-end celebration ceremony recognizing donation of school murals – Alder Flats Elementary School
2007 Achieved second place in Canada at annual exhibition for promotion of a concession item – Famous Players
1997 Achieved third place in Canada at annual exhibition for promotion of a concession item – Cineplex Odeon
1995 Pocahontas promotional booklet – Walt Disney Pictures
1994 The Lion King promotional booklet – Famous Players
1994 The Nightmare Before Christmas and The Lion King promotional paintings – Buena Vista Pictures Distribution Canada Inc.

Associations

2016-  Federation of Canadian Artists
2017-  Women's Art Museum Society of  Canada
2017-  Artists in Canada

Studies

2017 Mastering Acrylics II: David Langevin, Edmonton, AB
2017 Mastering Acrylics I: David Langevin, Calgary, AB
2017 FCA Notans Workshop: Alice Helwig, Calgary, AB
2016 FCA: Peter Stuhlmann, online critique
2016 Swinton's Art: Doug Swinton, Calgary, AB
1993 - 1994  Alberta College of Art & Design: Calgary, AB
1988 Red Deer College: Summerscapes, Red Deer, AB
1985 Ruth Cook, Alder Flats, AB

Donations

2017 Suncor United Way donation of 24" x 12" painting for silent auction
2016 Suncor United Way donation of 16" x 20" painting for silent auction
2016 Alder Flats Women's Bonspiel donation of 12" x 12" painting for silent auction
2014 Alder Flats Women’s Bonspiel donation of 24” x 36” painting for silent auction
2008 Calgary Zoological Society donation of 4’ x 6’ dinosaur painting for silent auction
2007 Clear Water Academy donation of custom wall mural
2006 Webster Gallery, Imagine Gala donation of custom wall mural
2003 Bowmont Medical Clinic murals
1998 - 2001 Cochrane Movie House donation of illustrated technical instructions and manuals for equipment operation, and presentations for franchising opportunities


Illustrations

2007 Jersey logo - Rawhide Mixed Slow Pitch
2007 JD Boss Pizza illustration - Humpty’s
2006 Illustration mockup for author, Chris Metzler – Cadence Publishing
2003 Girl Guides of Canada mockup – Mount Royal College
2002 Advertisement for Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation/Second Cup – Barking Spider Solutions
2002 Shine 88.9 FM radio promotion – Insight Advertising
2001 Diner menu – Rockin’ Robin’s
2000 Jersey logo Calgary Corporate Challenge – William M. Mercer
2000 Line art – TransCanada
2000 Executive caricature card – William M. Mercer
1997 Carbonated beverage label mockup – Cypress Springs
1997 Menu – Paramount Coffee Shop
1996 Westhills 10 Grand Opening banners – Famous Players
1994 Window painting - The Breadline
1994 Hand-painted storefront sign - T.R.B. Hardware
1991 Jersey logo Residence Complex Council, University of Calgary
1990 Hand-painted exterior sign - Pressure Services Incorporated
1989 Hockey jersey logo - Norcen Flares
1989 Hockey jersey logo - Alder Flats Alley Cats
1988 Logo crest design – Drayton Valley Gymnastics Club
1988 Hand-painted stage banner – Willow Creek Band