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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
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
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
Leanne Christie painting of road works and caterpillar diggers

Big boys room – Sam’s Collection

Sam’s collection and a big boy’s room painting.  Sam and his mother were in the process of metamorphosing his bedroom into that of a big boy’s room and with this came the consideration of what would adorn his walls.  They had hoped to find me during their visit to the Granville Island Public Market,  and the […]

Continue Reading By on July 3, 2013 in Urban, vancouver

Catching Up. Oil on canvas. 8″ x 8″ SOLD

The single white stroke on the front cyclist’s back and the little dashes which magically conjure the rear cyclist’s helmet, epitomize the reason I paint.  These strokes are the culmination of a thousand previous strokes and are so simple that it would have been easy to miss them while painting.  It is becoming increasingly clear […]

Continue Reading By on August 22, 2012 in cyclists, vancouver