Drawing, Education, Illustration, Mixed Media, Painting, Printmaking, Theology, Works on Paper
Artist / Personal Statement
I am excited about recently being able to dedicate more time to my art. I tend towards gesturally expressive and abstracted figurative work and with themes that are about nature and/or relationships.
Accomplishments / CV
1984 B.Ed. University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada.
1982 B.F.A. University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada.
1979 Certificate of Biblical Studies, Capernwray Hall,p Lancashire, England.
GENERAL VISUAL ARTS EXPERIENCE
1999-present Part-time Freelance Artist and Art Tutor, Niagara Region, ON, Canada.
1990-98 Surfaces, Decorative Paint Finishes, Niagara, ON and Vancouver, BC, Canada.
1984-90 Teacher and Freelance Art, Winnipeg MB and Niagara ON, Canada.
SOME VISUAL ARTS HIGHLIGHTS
-Showing work at the annual enKindle Arts Festivals and Create Art Show. Niagara, Canada.
-Doing graphic design for award-winning author Deb Elkink. Calgary, AB, Canada.
-Designing a book cover with my daughter, Averil Harder, for "Roots & Branches", Chimham Publishing. Florida, US.
-Using my creativity in ways I had never imagined while raising our children and home educating them.
-Establishing my decorative painting company and designing and executing a dining room four-wall mural for Herb Skidmore (Apple Auto Glass) entitled "The Heron Room." Vancouver, BC, Canada.
-Receiving an award and sale at the Manitoba Society of Artists Juried Group Shows, Winnipeg, MB, Canada.
-Holding a Semi-Private show with my artist mother, Elma Eidse Neufeld on the Mezzanine of the Manitoba Theatre Centre, Winnipeg, MB, Canada