Patricia Ann Wilson

PAW, Patricia Ann Wilson painting usually in acrylic but exploring multi media collages currently creates ambitious and intriguing larger pieces full of humour and storytelling. Subjects include still-lives that are not so still, portraiture that is living right out loud, precious pet portraits as well as nudes …  scroll down for artist bio and contact info …

see PAW hamming it up in this slide show taken at the Home for the HOLIDAYS show

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9.PatriciaPAW  Patricia Ann Wilson – self portrait

I began painting late in life.

Excited with my first attempts, I began to take courses. Diann Haist inspired me with figure drawing. I went regularly to the Toronto  School of Art for open figure drawing. I took classes at Dundas Valley School of Art and Quest Art School and Gallery in Midland ON. Under the tutelage of Tina Poplawski, a Toronto artist teaching at Quest, my work progressed.

Recent works are painted in acrylic but I have worked in oil, watercolour, soft pastel and print making. I prefer a large canvas.

My art has been exhibited in group shows and featured in venues in Barbados and Toronto. Two of my paintings were used in a Toronto magazine to illustrate an article. In 2014, I had a portrait show at Quest Gallery in Midland entitled “Women of Substance”.

Galleries who have represented my art are Grosvenor Gallery in Jamaica and Verandah Art Gallery in Barbados. Young Fox Gallery, Arts on King, and Victoria Art Gallery are in Toronto.

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Patricia goes to the ART! UP THERE! #1 art show on Mother’s Day Weekend in Port McNeill … wins in the Theme – “CANADA 150” category and places in the Artists’ Choice category as well…

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