Columbia Basin Culture Tour

Barbara Brown

Forestscapes; Inspirational writings; Paintings

Come and find me again this year at Crescent Valley Hall (1385 Hwy. 6, just up from the junction at Hwy. 3A), with a whole bunch of other incredibly talented artist members of the Slocan Valley Arts Council.

For the last couple of years I've been showing the progress made on my book project and I'm so happy now to be able to present to you the finished product:
SYLVAN REFLECTIONS: Wanderings, Paintings and Ponderings From the Forest.
A beautiful book of images and writings about the inspiration found in the forest.
I have a daily practice of walking in the woods, and so often I'm stopped in my tracks, struck with awe at the beauty that I see there and am called to share, to get it out of me and down onto canvas in a painting. A few years ago I began to write as well, to share the inspirations behind the paintings, and then more writing began to flow, sharings of other forest experiences such as encounters with animals, mindfulness musings etc. and before I knew it a book was taking shape!
For the Culture Tour I will have my original oil paintings on display and the finished books will be available for sale, along with cards and prints.

My heartfelt thanks go to Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance, Slocan Valley Community Arts Council and Columbia Basin Trust for their financial support.

Contact: Barbara Brown
Phone: 250-359-7617
Venue type: B (I am an artist participating at someone else's venue.)
Wheelchair accessible? Yes (Accessible meaning doors at least 32" wide, no threshold more than 1" high and no stairs or an elevator/lift available.)
Business hours outside of the Culture Tour are: Not open to the public
Note: Copyright ownership of images on this site remains with the creator of the work/image. Permission has been given for this use of images by the Culture Tour, but if you wish to reproduce ANY images you see on this site you must contact the owner of the image directly for permission.
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At Crescent Valley Hall, 1385 Hwy. 6, Crescent Valley

Map Code: 54 (View 2017 CBCT Map)

Directions: Across from Frog Peak Café on Hwy. 6, a couple of km up Slocan Valley, north of the junction

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