The Arbutus Tree

The Arbutus tree (Arbutus menziesii), also known as the Pacific Madrone, is a striking sight along the western coast of North America. Their range stretches from from southern Vancouver Island down to Mexico, including pockets throughout the Salish Sea including Howe Sound. It can be seen clinging to rocks and cliffs, typically growing within 1.5…

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New Painting for Sea Star Vineyards

Coming this August to Sea Star Vineyards on Pender Island: a special collaboration in support of the Southern Resident Orcas! Sea Star is releasing a new sparkling wine, named after orca J35 ‘Tahlequah’, featuring my painting commissioned by Sea Star specially for this wine. J35 You might remember J35 back in 2018 when she lost…

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Swim Bowen

This year I will be participating in Swim Bowen! A not-for-profit 750 m and 1.5 km swim across Tunstall Bay on July 16th 2022 to help raise funds for individuals and families battling cancer. Like many families, we have had to navigate and endure the pain of helping a loved one through this terrible illness.…

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The New Bowen Gateway Mural

It has been an absolute joy and honor to help create Bowen Island’s newest public art installation: The Bowen Gateway Mural. In 2021 I had the opportunity to join forces with an amazing team to create this 128-foot scene featuring some of the Island’s most treasured places and inhabitants. The lead Creative Team behind the…

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New Custom Paintillio Kit!

I am SO excited to announce that my painting ‘Evening in Howe Sound’ is now available as a Paint-By-Number kit from the super awesome local company Paintillio!! Featuring three Biggs Orcas cruising by the Defense Islands at dusk, with Mt. Garibaldi in the background, this piece was created to capture the calm and beauty of…

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Puzzle with a Purpose!

I am thrilled to announce my painting ‘Rise’ has been selected by Puzzle Lab for their new ‘Puzzle with a Purpose!’ These beautiful wooden jigsaw puzzles merge technology, art, nature, and are made locally by a small family run business in Victoria, BC. They are heirloom-quality, made from a UV laminated print on 1/4″ 5-ply…

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Whale Art Pack

Now available! A special whale-themed art pack featuring 1 matted print of your choice plus 6 art cards, save $15 and support local art. Proceeds donated to the Marine Education and Research Society in British Columbia. Click the link below for more information and to order now!https://artbydi.ca/artwork/whale-art-pack/

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Artists for Conservation

I am super excited and truly honored to be selected for membership with the Artists for Conservation! The Canadian-based organization represents over 500 artists from 30 countries worldwide, all committed to supporting conservation through art. The community aims to use the power of art to inspire a movement- one that encourages support, protection and celebration…

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Brentwood Bay Resort

New artwork at the Brentwood Bay Resort on the Saanich Peninsula near Victoria, BC! Matted prints and cards are now available at the resort Gift Shop, as well as over a dozen limited edition canvas giclee prints located throughout the resort! Get ready for some pampering and join us for the Spa Open House at…

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Grizzly Bears: Teachers of the Land at the Kelowna Art Gallery

September 18, 2021 to January 9, 2022The Front Project Space Grizzly Bears: Teachers of the Land is a partnership between the Bateman Foundation and the Grizzly Bear Foundation. This unique exhibition explores the lessons that we can learn from this majestic creature. Building a greater understanding of the Grizzly bear can strengthen our relationship with…

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Howe Sound Art

Inspired by beautiful Atl’ka7tsem/Howe Sound, British Columbia, my contemporary acrylic paintings reflect the majestic beauty of this special place. It is western Canada’s southernmost fjord- a place born of volcanic activity and sculpted by the icy flow of glaciers. Located just north of Vancouver, BC, you will pass through Howe Sound as you drive along…

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