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Eastside Culture Crawl

Please join me for the Eastside Culture Crawl, Vancouver’s annual visual arts festival! I will have some new work and works in progress––drop by my studio at #322b-1000 Parker Street and say hello. There will be so much art and …

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Hey everyone, it’s studio time! Due to popular demand, I have a couple of things lined up for October and November. There will be a reprise of my one-day Painting Jumpstart Intensive, so dust off your paint tubes and jump …

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Bau-Xi Gallery 50th Anniversary Group Exhibition

Bau–Xi Gallery will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary with special exhibitions running May 7-30, 2015 at both Bau–Xi Toronto and Bau–Xi Vancouver. Opening Reception: Thursday, May 7, 7- 9pm* *Due to space limitations, please RSVP here for the Opening Reception. contact: …

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COLOURLAB OPENING RECEPTION SATURDAY JAN. 10TH, 2-4PM JANUARY 10-24, 2015 COLOURLAB is an exploration of colour theory and of the visual effects of specific colour combinations and colour mixing. Inspired by the breaking up of light by a prism and …

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Make a New Years’ resolution to get back to painting!

PAINTING JUMPSTART at the SHADBOLT and Winter/Spring Painting Classes at VAL NELSON STUDIO

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Nelson Painting Acquired by Surrey Art Gallery

Great news! My painting Rush Hour 2 was recently added to the permanent collection at the Surrey Art Gallery. The painting was part of my May 2014 exhibition at Bau-Xi Gallery, Vancouver. I’m happy it has gone to such a …

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International Painting Annual 3

Val has been selected for inclusion in a book of international painting, INPA3, published by Manifest Gallery and Creative Research Centre in Cincinatti, Ohio. The final selection includes 115 works by 82 artists from around the world, including Belgium, Canada, …

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