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DEBORAH STRONG
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FESTIVALS, EXHIBITIONS & GALLERIES
More events and exhibitions will be added as Deborah's show schedule evolves.

    

Festivals & Exhibitions

 

AIRS (Annual International Representational Show)

October 10-29, 2017

Federation Gallery, Granville Island, Vancouver

My newest coloured pencil drawing "Two Warblers, Lake Louise" was juried into this prestigious exhibition of representational art that's open to artists from around the world. The show is organized and hosted by the Federation of Canadian Artists. www.artists.ca

 

The Mane Event

October 20-22, 2017
Heritage Park, 44140 Luckakuck Way, Chilliwack, BC
Friday & Saturday 9am-8pm, Sunday 9am-5pm

Horses, horses, horses - this event is a "mane" attraction for equine enthusiasts from all over the region and it's back for another exciting year. You'll find me in my regular spot on the Trade Show floor - Booth 101 - with a display of art and merchandise, and as usual I'll be working on a drawing visitors can see develop over the three days of the show. https://chilliwack.maneeventexpo.com/

Galleries & Shops

 

Federation Gallery

1241 Cartwright St, Vancouver

(Granville Island)

Tuesday-Sunday, 10am-4pm

From time to time I exhibit work at this gallery operated by the Federation of Canadian Artists. My participation depends on exhibition themes and the jury's selection process. Please see the Festivals and Exhibitions listing (left) for current updates.

 

White Rock Museum Gift Shop

14570 Marine Drive, White Rock, BC

Shop hours: Tues-Fri 10:30am-4:30pm

Sat-Sun 11am-4:30pm; Holidays 12noon-4:30pm

Art cards, note card sets and prints

www.whiterockmuseum.ca

 

Surrey Art Gallery Gift Shop

13750 - 88th Ave, Surrey, BC

Shop hours: Tues 10am-2pm; Thurs, Sat & Sun 12-4pm

Note: Please call (604) 501-5187 to confirm open hours.

Art cards, note card sets and prints

Surrey Art Gallery website

 

Paperworks Gift Gallery

4739 Marine Avenue, Powell River, BC

Art cards

www.thelocalgeneralstore.ca

 

EnVision Gallery
574 Fernhill Road, Mayne Island, BC
Art cards and prints
www.facebook.com/EnVisionGallery/

 

The Local General Store

1440 Haultain Street (Haultain Corners), Victoria, BC

Art cards and note card sets

www.thelocalgeneralstore.ca

 


NEW WORK

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



The Gypsy, Hand-painted silk, Available 
 

 

 

 

 

 




The Herd,  Hand-painted silk,  
Available 
 

 

 

 

 

 


 

Sunbathers II,  Hand-painted silk,  Available 
 

 

Lily,  Coloured pencil, Not for sale
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Two Warblers, Lake Louise
,  Coloured pencil,
Available 

 


RECENT AWARDS

 


 
Third Prize
Butterflies & Goosebumps: Chinese Geese & Cabbage Moths (coloured pencil)
Federation of Canadian Artists 2017 Postcard Competition
April 2017

 
Award of Excellence
Golden Pond (coloured pencil)
"
Just Water" exhibition, Newton Cultural Centre, Surrey BC
April 2017

 
Award of Excellence
Master Builders (Bushtits)
(coloured pencil)
Federation of Canadian Artists, Fraser Valley Chapter
Semiahmoo Arts - Turnbull Gallery, Surrey, BC
February 2017

 
First Prize
Untitled (Mare & Foal)
(coloured pencil)
Federation of Canadian Artists, Fraser Valley Chapter
Surrey Art Gallery, Surrey, BC
November 2016

 


OLD NEWS
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