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Artist Directory

Meet the artists of the Nanoose Bay Studio Tour.

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Christopher Smith | Glaskrafter Art Glass

Fused, kiln cast, sand carved and custom stained glass. Commissions welcomed. Individual and group classes offered.

Born October 1953 in San Francisco, California, moved to British Columbia in 1970. I began working in stained glass in 1975 employed as an apprentice to a stained glass studio in...

Email:
glaskrafter@shaw.ca
Mobile Phone:
(250) 240-1096
Phone:
(250) 390-2023
Website:
glaskrafter.com

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Jane Murray-Smith | Fine Art Ceramics

Fine handmade pottery: saggar, horse hair and feather decorative pieces, as well as functional work for everyday use.

A lifetime British Columbia resident and a lover of the west coast,  I draw my inspiration in the shapes and colours of nature. Each form l create on the wheel is an individual...

Email:
janepots@shaw.ca
Phone:
(250) 390-2023

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Linda Phillips

Hand made functional and decorative pottery, ranging from raku to electric and wood firings.

Email:
phillipspottery@shaw.ca
Phone:
(250) 756-7687

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Kelly Corbett

Fine art, acrylic, realistic landscape paintings, featuring stunningly beautiful locations in British Columbia.

Nanoose Bay artist Kelly Corbett presents her expression of majestic British Columbia Holding diplomas in both Fine Art (UFV) and Photography Academy, Kelly combines academic training...

Email:
hello@kellycorbett.ca
Mobile Phone:
(250) 488-7008
Website:
www.kellycorbett.ca/

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Al Knutson

Unique handmade functional pottery, together with weaving, quilting and other fibre arts.

I first dabbled in clay while in high school in the mid 60's, but it wasn't until 1995 that I began to work seriously in this medium. It was after I bought an old kick wheel and some clay in the spring of...

Email:
al@knutpottery.com
Phone:
(250) 468-7633
Website:
knutpottery.com

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Dave Casey

Dave Casey holds a Master's Degree in Metalsmithing and Jewellery with a minor in Painting. He taught at the Alberta University of the Arts (Alberta College of Art + Design) from 1973 to his retirement in the Fall of 2017. His teaching experience spans the areas of drawing (introductory and...

Email:
dave.casey@auarts.ca
Mobile Phone:
(403) 708-9996

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Debra Kasprick | Affinity Stone Jewellery & Design

Fresh, inspired designs using metals, stones and leather. Inherently organic and truly unique.

Email:
rideislandsun@hotmail.com

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Richard Alm

Realistic or representational seascapes and landscapes, urban and rural with a bright happy palette.

Designer, painter, sculptor, printmaker, and producer of fine art. I received my Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Saskatchewan in 1967. As an undergraduate, I studied under several of...

Email:
richardalm10@icloud.com
Mobile Phone:
(604) 505-7302
Website:
richardalm.ca

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Katherine Meredith

Abstracts and Impressionism is how I interpret my subjects. My work is inspired by nature and its surroundings and captures the beauty, the rhythm and patterns created by nature. My work is bold and colourful and my subjects are seascapes, landscapes, waterscapes and cityscapes.

Born in 1958,...

Email:
meredithdk@gmail.com
Phone:
(250) 327-3552
Website:
kathymeredithart.com

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marie paquette | Clay Work

After 24 years, I am still exploring with clay, free forming objects with a deep respect for the medium possibilities in mind. These objects, mainly functional, take unusual forms with often highly textured surfaces achieved by folding the clay over and over, layering it or pressing it against...

Email:
mariepaquette@shaw.ca
Mobile Phone:
(250) 240-2366
Website:
www.mariepaquette.blogspot.com

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Russell Bardak | Ken JR Woodworks

Unique, Beautiful and Functional Boxes and Charcuterie Boards, Tables and Teaboxes made from Vancouver Island woods and exotic woods. Commissions welcomed.

General: I am a retired farmer and paramedic with a life-long passion for working with my hands to create unique and beautiful wood...

Email:
russell.bardak@gmail.com
Phone:
(250) 667-6617
Website:
www.kenjrwoodworks.ca

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Sue Des Lauriers

ABSTRACTS INSPIRED BY NATURE

The moment an idea sparks in the mind it flows gently or furiously from the mind to the heart, where it is captured and turned into a moment in time. The results leap from the hand to mix around the colours ... the glorious colours. Then comes the critical moment...

Email:
suedeslauriers99@gmail.com
Mobile Phone:
(778) 968-8800
Website:
suedeslauriers.com

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Martha Elizabeth (Beth) Horsburgh | Beth Horsburgh

Having always drawn and painted for family and friends, Beth became serious about her art as she approached retirement from a busy career in nursing and research leadership that took her across Canada and around much of the globe. She dedicated an administrative leave in 2013 to painting in...

Email:
rosypeach09@gmail.com
Mobile Phone:
(250) 802-2693

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Dorota M. Goede | Guest Artist

Professor Emeritus Building and Construction Sciences Dept.
Mohawk College, Hamilton ON, Canada

Email:
dorota@goede.ca
Mobile Phone:
(905) 512-2470
Website:
dorotagoede.ca

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