I’m a painter, printmaker and art instructor living in the Comox Valley on beautiful Vancouver Island. My paintings, monotypes and collagraph prints are meditations on place, time, the elements, memory and perception. Enjoy!
Recently completed work
Collagraph Printmaking Workshop
Join me at MISSA for 5 days of creative exploration with collagraph printmaking at Shawnigan Lake on Vancouver Island. You can stay on premises at the Shawnigan Lake School or in a near B+B. Click here for more info. This is a 5-day workshop. Classes run 9-4pm with lunch…
Central Island Studio Tour
My studio in Merville will be open for the Central Island Studio Tour from 10am to 5pm May 20-22. Please stop by if you are in the area! You can get more info and maps at centralislandartsguide.ca.
Green Banner Studio Tour
Stop by my studio on September 17 or 18 during the Studio Tour to see new work and say hello. There’ll be an exhibition of studio tour artists’ work at Artful: the Gallery in Courtenay on September 16. Join us for the opening! More info here.
Art in the Vines Fundraiser
I’m pleased to be supporting the Art in the Vines fundraiser for the Comox Valley Transition Society. Get your tickets to enjoy some wine, food and art. Partial proceed of our art sales goes directly to the Transition Society.
THE UNDERSTORY wins a People’s Choice Award
The Understory was awarded a People’s Choice Award at the 40th Annual Members’ Show at Campbell River Art Gallery. Thanks so much to everyone who voted, I’m extremely honoured.
MANTRA FOR THE MOON at the Comox Airport
‘Mantra for the Moon’ is greeting travellers at the Comox Airport for about another month. This cold wax and oil painting is 30″ x 48″ (diptych). It will be available in my studio after April 30.
I’m pleased to have my painting ‘The Understory’ in the 40th Annual Members’ Show at the Campbell River Art Gallery. Please check it out if you are in the area.
Exhibition of new work on Granville Island
Two BC print artists explore the effects of environmental changes and the precarious world situation where past choices made have brought us to a point where we can no longer look away. Heather Aston’s monotypes thoughtfully draw attention to the manmade ocean pollution while Wendy Morosoff Smith’s insightful collagraph monoprints…
New Studio – + Art Sale!
I’m loving my clean, uncluttered new studio that we created in our old carport attached to our house. What was previously storage for a BBQ and recycling is now a light filled creative space. With the move I’ve been finding an abundance of paintings and original prints that I’d love…
Square Foot Show
The annual Square Foot show at Art Alchemy in Courtenay is online from November 20 to December 20. Unfortunately, due to COVID restriction, the in person viewing has been cancelled. Click here to go to the site to view the 12″ x 12″ pieces, all of which are priced at…