‘Evening Calm’

'Evening Calm in the Pasleys' 2017 16"x20" acrylic on canvas (Sold)

  New Painting: ‘Evening Calm in the Pasleys’   Peaceful purple seas surround as the summer sun sets to the west, casting a golden light in Howe Sound. The Pasley Islands are ideal for collecting those calm rippling waters in the final moments before sunset. Catch the angle just right …

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New! Art Cards

Art By Di Greeting Cards

  I am excited to introduce brand new Art By Di greeting cards! Just in time for the holiday season these 4″x5.5″ colorful folded cards are printed on high quality paper. They come blank inside (perfect for customizing)! Send a little piece of Bowen to your loved ones this holiday …

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Opunohu Trail Signs

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  At the beginning of 2017 I started working with Dr. Jenny Kahn on an illustration project for the Service de la Culture et du Patrimoine (Culture and Heritage Service, Tahiti). This project involved the creation of several large reconstructions and site maps for interpretive trail signs in the Opunohu …

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Squamish Valley Sunrise

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Now in stock! Available starting this week are 5″ x 10″ prints of “Squamish Valley Sunrise II”. Printed on fine art paper and mounted in an 8″ x 12″ acid-free mat, these prints are excellent quality and fit into standard size frames. For more information on this painting: http://artbydi.ca/2017/04/11/squamish-valley-sunrise-i/ Prints …

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“Under the Arbutus Tree”

Under The Arbutus Tree 2017 36"x48" $1500

  New Painting: Under the Arbutus Tree   Hot summer days, a salty west coast beach, waves gently lapping at the sandy shore. Find the cool sand hiding in the shade amongst the driftwood, sink in your toes. Look up, a gnarly arbutus hangs out, years of shoreline erosion slowly …

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Art Print Giveaway!

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Sign up to my E-Newsletter and be entered to win a FREE 8″ x 11″ Fine Art Print! Simply use the Subscribe form on this page to be entered into the prize draw. Subscribers will receive awesome monthly updates on new paintings, prints, special offers and upcoming events. Contest closes …

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“Squamish Valley Sunrise I”

Squamish Valley Sunrise I

Squamish Valley Sunrise I 30″ x 30″ – 2017 – Acrylic on Canvas Perched above the glaciated Squamish Valley in Southwestern British Columbia rests Mt. Garibaldi: a potentially active stratovolcano created atop a glacier during the Pleistocene. The eroded dome rests silently amongst the southernmost Coast Mountains, bordering the famous …

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Opunohu Nature Trail

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Over the next couple months I will be assisting Dr. Jennifer Kahn (Associate Professor of Archaeology, William and Mary) in the creation of several large informational signs for a nature trail through the vast temple and agricultural complexes of the ‘Opunohu Valley on Mo’orea, French Polynesia. It has been a …

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“Autumn Emanation”

Autumn Emanation 36`x36` acrylic on canvas

Autumn Emanation 2016 36″x36″ acrylic on canvas   em·a·na·tion ˌeməˈnāSHən noun noun: emanation; plural noun: emanations an abstract but perceptible thing that issues or originates from a source My intention with this painting was to capture the feel of Autumn in the mountains: cool colors and crisp fog in the …

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21 Years of Art

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  A short while ago I was nominated for a 7 day painting challenge by the wonderful and talented artist Janet Esseiva, but with numerous projects on the go I didn’t think I would be able to meet the challenge. Instead I decided to stir it up and share a …

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