Ottawa Artist Valorie Preston
Valorie Preston’s paintings possess a fluid
and organic quality. A spiritual
quest murmurs beneath the subject matter, which ranges from
abstract to semi-representational. Natural elements
are prominent – earth, water, fire and air. The paintings draw the
viewer into the essential warmth at
the heart of Valorie’s art. The works quietly
question more than confront, and the reaction is an emotional
has been drawn to art since childhood and began painting seriously
in 1987. Her work hangs in corporate collections in Ottawa and New
York City and in private collections in Ottawa, Toronto, Windsor,
Montreal, Saskatoon, Calgary, New York City, Boston, Washington,
the Netherlands and England. In May 2003 Valorie opened her own
gallery/studio in west-central Ottawa.
month is the 1st anniversary of Valorie's studio and she's hosting
an Open House to celebrate.
Please join Valorie at the studio Thursday May 13, 2004,
anytime between 4:30 and 9:00 p.m. She will be displaying new works
created since her spring events, so be the first to feast your eyes!
261-1351 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information. Don't hesitate to bring friends! The studio
is located upstairs at 145 Loretta Ave. North, one block west of
Preston and north of Gladstone. Click here
you've purchased an original by Valorie previously you will receive
10% off any subsequent purchase! Flexible payment
options available to all.
will also be in the studio the weekend of May 15 & 16. Appointments
are necessary so please call or e-mail as above.
see Valorie's latest paintings on-line please visit the "New
Work" gallery on her web site.
a world where colours collide, where laughter runs with tears
and contradictions abound, I reside.
by the desire to reconcile growth with patience, love with
despair, and pain with experience, I paint.
paint for the world that we have and the one I yearn for.”
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