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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

From start to finish, a featurette of the January Painting with DPWorld

The January painting from start to finish tracks the development of the oil painting from her genesis to her completion in 4 1/2 minutes. The monochromatic oil painting was based on the Centerm Terminal at the northern end of Main Street, Vancouver. The terminal which is operated by DP World was an obvious choice as […]

Continue Reading By on February 17, 2014 in monochrome, The January painting 2014, The January Paintings
Leanne Christie at Hungry Thumbs studio 233 Main street Vancouver

New paintings in the studio for the Culture Crawl 2013

New paintings in the studio for the Culture Crawl 2013 are below.  The studio at 233 Main Street will be open this evening and all weekend.  We are very easy to find: located between Powell and Cordova on the West side of the street opposite the Provincial Court House.  You will know that you are […]

Continue Reading By on November 15, 2013 in china town, east vancouver, inside the studio, monochrome, Urban, what’s happening
Leanne Christie studio

Monochrome painting at the Annual International Representational Show

Monochrome painting will again be a part of the Annual International Representational Show this fall at the Federation of Canadian Artists Gallery, Granville Island.  “Hidden Jewels”  was first exhibited as part of the summer collection at the Harmony Arts Festival and at the Circle Craft Summer Show and will proudly take her place on the […]

Continue Reading By on October 1, 2013 in east vancouver, monochrome, Urban, vancouver, vancouver ports, 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