Almost 60% of polar bears live in Canada - my home country. (No, I've never seen one live, since I live in the south of Canada, unfortunately!) They use the sea ice as a hunting platform to catch seals and other marine mammal prey. They are wholly dependent on the Arctic sea ice habitat for survival, and as it melts, they are being threatened. Huge animals, wildly strong, and yet endangered because of a change in temperature, revealing their fragility. Charcoal, graphite and watercolor.
I live on the west coast of Canada, a place full of wild adventure and bold colors. I’m the daughter of a lighthouse keeper, so I was born on a tiny island in the middle of the ocean where groceries were delivered by helicopter and trips to town meant riding with the Coast Guard.
I’m still an island girl, just on a bigger island now. Basically a plaid wearing, often distracted, paddle-boarding, crooked haired, not-so-trendy go-getter who loves to travel.
I feel most inspired when I’m mixing mediums and experimenting with combinations. My life on the west coast ...
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.