‘Settling In’

'Settling In' - Di - 2018 - 24"x36" - $1500

  Calming blue waters at dusk, in the quiet colorful moments before the sun disappears entirely. Vancouver Island rests in the distance with her many mountains fading into the west. British Columbia’s rocky coastline is dotted by tiny islets that serve as a haven for seabirds like the Cormorants. Phalacrocoracidae …

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‘Golden Grizzly’

'Golden Grizzly' - Di - 2018 - 36"x36" - (sold)

  The raw power and immense size of The Grizzly Bear is an experience best had from a great distance, or, as in this case, through art. Weighing up to 270 kg and with a bite force of 1200 psi an adult grizzly could easily bite through a cast iron …

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‘Running Wild’

'Running Wild' - Di - 2018 - 18"x36" - (sold)

  Kelp forests are classified as major habitats integral to the health of BC’s marine ecosystem and serve as the home for a large food web of fish and invertebrates. The Bullwhip kelp grows in cold ocean water from Northern California to Southern Alaska, usually in areas with strong currents …

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‘Copper Cove’

'Copper Cove' Di 2018 - 60"x36" - (sold)

An iconic scene to us islanders, the expansive Howe Sound views from Copper Cove beach in West Vancouver mirror those seen from the ferry en route to Bowen Island from Horseshoe Bay. In my largest painting yet I wanted to portray a scene that needed a large canvas. Howe Sound was …

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Last Light Over Worlcombe

"Last Light Over Worlcombe" - Di - 24"x24" - sold

Last Light Over Worlcombe 2018 – 24″x24″ – Acrylic on canvas – $950 It’s after the sun has slipped below the horizon that the magic begins in the Salish Sea. The layers are almost uncountable: from Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands in the distance, to the Sunshine Coast and …

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Sea of Green II

"Sea of Green II" - Di - 24"x36" - sold

‘Sea of Green II’ 2018 – 24″x36″ – Acrylic on Canvas – $1450 The rugged coastline of British Columbia bridges two worlds: the forest and the sea. The deep greens of Western Hemlock, Douglas Fir and Red Cedar reach down to caress the rich blues of the wild Salish Sea. …

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Stillness in the Sound

Art By Di - Stillness in the Sound 24"x24" (sold)

‘Stillness in the Sound’ 2018 – 24″x24″ – Acrylic on Canvas – Sold Looking north up Canada’s southernmost fjord you will see a place with a dramatic past. From the edge of Anvil Island on a clear day one can make out the rim of the Garibaldi Volcanic Belt, including …

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2018 Mini Gala

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  On now at The Gallery in the heart of Snug Cove: “Mini Gala 2018″! It’s the Bowen Island Arts Council’s biggest fundraising event of the year and dozens of artists have donated wonderful ‘mini’ 8″x8” paintings. I have one in there too, but I can’t show you as it …

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BCCH Mural Photos

Diana Izdebski M2

Back in 2016 the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation put out a Canada-wide Call for Artists to help transform the new Teck Acute Care Center into a ground-breaking place of healing. Knowing first hand the power of art in hospitals I applied with the hope that my art might be able …

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