Artists' Biographies

Anne Bush

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Anne discovered her artistic abilities later in life.
Her passion for painting animals is her favourite subject. She prefers to paint animals mostly in acrylics. Other subjects include portraiture and florals.
She is a member of Circle of Artists since 2004 and also Sarnia Artists Workshop where she has participated in many SAW group shows over the years.


Irvin Hawkes

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Irvin Hawkes

I am particularly attracted to the rural scenery, the old barns, equipment and farm houses that are being abandoned with the change in farming from the 100 acre farms of my youth to the 1000 plus acre farms without fences or buildings or tree lines. To drive through some Mennonite or Amish countryside is a drive of memories. Age has limited my mobility, so I do a lot of roadside driving and viewing for a scene that attracts me to photograph and paint it. Painting has pleasantly replaced See More...


Jack Keefe

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Jack was born in the small northern Ontario town of South Porcupine, and grew up in Sarnia, where he lives with his wife Toni. Together they have 3 sons, 3 daughters in law, and 3 grandchildren. 

 In the year of 2000 he was See More...


Pam Wong Biography

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Pam Wong Biography

Pam has enjoyed a successful career as an artist since 1989. A love of the Natural World and an enjoyment of solitude bring a sense of mystery and wonder to her work. It has been said that you get a sense of Pam’s spirituality in her paintings. Watercolour has been Pam’s preferred medium, however she has ventured into acrylic works in the past few years with some success. Favourite times are spent outdoors where the elements See More...


Jane Hunter Biography

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Jane Hunter Biography

Jane Hunter is a native of Sarnia and has painted in watercolours for over 40 years.  She is a graduate of the Ontario College of Art 
and was appointed See more...