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Vancouver artist Leanne Christie painting of St James Anglican Church on Cordova Street, Vancouver

Another Fantastic Colourful Adventure

Another Fantastic Colourful Adventure Also Fondly Conversed About as the Associate of the Federation of Canadian Artists or just AFCA. Why the rambles? On Sunday 9 March 2014 I was awarded my AFCA along with 14 other established artists at the Federation of Canadian Artists.  Receiving the Associate level of membership is recognition by senior […]

Continue Reading By on March 12, 2014 in cargo ships, china town, east vancouver, marine paintings, monochrome, Urban, vancouver, vancouver ports
Dunn's dancing pickle at the Harmony Arts festival

Summer Collection 2013 event photos

Summer Collection 2013 event photos. Thank you to everyone who emailed photos of the Harmony Arts Festival and the Circle Craft Summer Market.  If your image does not appear on this page, please feel free to email me at: [email protected] It was a perfect summer for the first Circle Craft Summer market which was held at the […]

Continue Reading By on September 3, 2013 in china town, downtown Vancouver, east vancouver, seaplanes, Summer Collection 2013, Urban, vancouver, what’s happening
Painting by Vancouver Artist, Leanne Christie of Jack Chow's Insurance on East Pender st, China Town, Vancouver, BC

Jack Chow’s insurance. Oil on canvas. 30″ x 40″

Sam Kee building which now houses Jack Chow’s insurance, one of the first monochromatic paintings. Ripley’s and the Guiness Book of World records has declared this the world’s narrowest building.  The view from the corner of Carrall and Pender street in Vancouver’s China Town is one of the most iconographic.  The Sun building, the gates […]

Continue Reading By on June 4, 2013 in archives, artists reserve, china town, cyclists

Charcoal Drawing: The fire escape

Charcoal drawing of East Pender street at Gore, China Town.  The funny thing about this drawing session was that the final painting ended up being of the area slightly to the right of this view.  Thanks to the crazy little dog that forced me to step a step to the side and open my eyes. […]

Continue Reading By on October 17, 2011 in charcoal drawings

Traversing. Oil on canvas. 8″ x 8″ . SOLD

-An increasingly iconographic image of Vancouver.  This is especially true of East Vancouver where the designated cycle routes becoming thriving highways of 2 wheel traffic at certain times of the day.  This is the second painting which includes a cyclist, although this one a little more casual with the posture more akin to the Keefer/Gore […]

Continue Reading By on October 16, 2011 in china town, cyclists, east vancouver, vancouver