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Elissa Anthony Studio and Gallery  This cozy studio and gallery in beautiful "downtown Bowser" is on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. It is owned and operated by Elissa Anthony, internationally acclaimed oil painter. Her subject matter includes landscapes, seascapes, floras' and some abstractions. The work is both powerful and emotionally charged. She paints in oil or acrylic. She has art cards prints and giclees of her original pieces on site. Elissa studied graphic art in Toronto and fine art in England and has fused the two to create her own personal statement about her native roots and her English upbringing. She has art cards, prints and giclees of her original oil paintings. When Elissa takes a break from painting she creates decorative pottery. See her schools of funky fish, whales and frogs swimming around her paintings. Come on out and chat with Elissa while she paints, and take in the beauty of both her pastoral garden and her studio and gallery. Follow the government blue signs on 19A to her studio. (BC)

Donna Brinkworth - Ojibwe Art  Donna Brinkworth is a self-taught Ojibwe artist. She follows the Ojibwe or Woodlands style which is characterized by energy lines. Many of her art pieces are inspired by aboriginal legends and the Canadian wilderness and evoke a sense of appreciation for the natural world. (AB)

Wesley Clark Fine Art  Award winning Canadian artist Wesley Clark is proud to present a showcase of his work. Wesley expresses his artistic vision through a wide array of mediums, focusing mainly on contemporary and environmental themes. (BC)

Marilyn Cook - Smooth as Silk  Marilyn Cook's unique designs are inspired by a life long love of silk and nature. Her bright colors and whimsical designs of flowers, birds and fish will bring a smile to your face. Each piece is hand drawn and painted. Designs can be repeated but no two pieces will ever be alike, making every purchase one-of-a-kind. (NB)

Custom Portraits by Melody Starkweather  I create custom portraits in acrylic on canvas and graphite pencil on paper of all subjects - predominantly people and pets. I graduated from the University of Toronto with honours in 2006, with a Bachelor Degree in Visual Studies and Art History, however I've always made art, from a very young age. I find portraiture particularly gratifying, as the art really comes alive; I pride myself on accurately capturing the true essence of each subject, so that he or she truly inhabits the painting or drawing. All work is hand-made in Toronto. (ON)

Dad's Paradise  Custom pressed flower artwork made from a wide selection of colourful pressed flowers; nature's floral gifts preserved for your lasting enjoyment. (NS)

Debra's Originals Gold Leaf Collage   Glowing fine art originals in gold, silver and copper, gold leaf, abstract, mixed media collage, using my own handmade papers and exotic imported papers, very rich in texture. I have different styles, as well as my fine art style, there is moody, whimsical, bold. Prints, giclée, and greeting cards of my art are also available. (BC)

Wendy deCoste  Limited edition prints from original pencil drawings by Nova Scotia artist Wendy deCoste. Cat art prints, cow art prints, commissions available. (NS)

Jean M. Dunn - Reflections Dunn on Canvas  Jean is a Ducks Unlimited National Artist of the Year (2001) for her work "Breaking Calm Waters", and has received other awards for her artwork. Framed originals, and limited edition prints with optional framing. (SK)

Diana Evans - Art & Illustration  Diana's passion in life create wonderful, fun and colorful art that children and people of all ages will enjoy for years to come. (ON)

Ewesable Art  We have been in business for over 11 years, and sell in stores throughout the Maritimes. We use all local wool, and design and create all we make, I paint with wool using fibers, most of which are dyed by us, to create works of art for your home and office. We will custom make a kit for you to try needle felting for yourself, and we offer classes. We ship worldwide. Our tea cosies on your table turn simple tea time to an elegant ritual; many conversations will begin with your amazing piece of art that you have chosen to fit your decor. Also in our store, coffee press covers, cellphone covers, eyeglass cases, and wall art especially for nurseries. (NS)

M. Joan Foulston - Living Stones  Since the beginning of time, images have been recorded on stone surfaces. Following this tradition, this Canadian artist is creating works of art that are an integral part of their environment. Using acrylic paint, Joan enhances the images she sees while allowing the beauty of the natural rock to remain. Each painting is like a fingerprint, and is in actuality a precious piece of this planet. This uniqueness, combined with Joan's rare sensitivity and attention to detail, bring about a wonderful innovation to the age old tradition of wildlife artistry. (SK)

Sheri Gordon - Black Horse Design  For over a decade, Canadian artist Sheri Gordon has created works of art that have inspired and touched the souls of horse lovers around the world. Visit her site to see the latest horse paintings, wolf paintings, collectible studies and sketches, giclée prints and unique gifts direct from the artist. (SK)

Cartoons by Ralph Hagen  Home page of syndicated comic strip, The Barn, by Ralph Hagen. Custom projects and requests. (AB)

Judy Matechuk - Textile Artist  Judy has created a unique art form by combining textiles and glass. She utilizes the texture and colour of fabric in her landscapes and sandbrushes ghostly images on the framing glass. Her longtime love of the north and its history is evident in her fusion of hue and image. Unique wall hangings, functional and wearable art; "painting" with textiles. This site also features the woodturning art of Norm Matechuk. (YT)

the Papertrail  Canada's foremost supplier of materials and equipment for handmade paper. We sell all the plant fibre, pulp, colourants and additives required to make paper, as well as moulds, deckles, couching felts, drying systems, and other small equipment, larger equipment on request. We also sell our own handmade and marbled papers, materials and hand tools for bookbinding and marbling, and a good selection of instructional books on papermaking, paper decorating, and bookbinding. (ON)

Jacquie Préfontaine - Saskatchewan Wildlife Artist  Jacquie proudly presents her portfolio of award-winning wildlife art. (SK)

Paulett Sapergia - Chickadee Designs  Chickadee Designs features the artwork of acclaimed wildlife artist Paulett Sapergia, and stocks many original works of art portraying the artist's admiration and respect for wildlife, particularly the native flora and fauna of her home province of Saskatchewan. (SK)

Lori Silzer - Wildlife Works of Art  Lori Silzer is quickly becoming an acclaimed Canadian artist whose passion for art has taken on a life of its own. Although she doesn't consider herself a naturalist, she finds nature and wildlife to be a perfect subject with its infinite beauty. Lori's fine hand brings to life the strength and beauty of the animals of our world. Framing available. (SK)

Ramona Swift - Swift Fox Studio  Ramona lives in the Lake Country of British Columbia, an area known as the Okanagan Valley. She is inspired daily by the abundant beauty of her surroundings and is thankful for the gift of art allowing her to transfer those impressions onto canvas. (BC)