Bio A little about me
Penelope is French Canadian born and raised in Montreal. She grew up in a very urban way. She graduated as a Fashion designer After looking for work she realised that she needed to learn English. She then decided to move to a small town in Ontario to do so...20 years later the city girl became a peaceful country girl...leaving in a historical Victorian home where she gardens and paints large canvas of her cherished loved and well cared white gardens. Her passion to paint was developed by painting a series of large murals for communities project, commercial and residentials. After painting murals for 10 years she turned her interest of art to canvas She now paint large florals on canvas.Her canvas could be found across Canada and the States in private collection. Beside painting Penelope is also an Artiste in residence with the school board Providence with whom she also work as a supply and educator .Penelope passion for flowers architecture and food reflects in her work. Her love of life, nature and beauties come alive with each painting she created… Her art work is a careful testimony of the precious life cycle that evolve around her and it’s fragility. Penelope works with Acrylic paint on large canvas she is self taught and is constantly working to improve her techniques.She paints from the picture she takes in her gardens and from her visuals observations of her subject from growing and taking care of them . In the future Penelope plans on painting more of the florals but also hoping to start offering limited prints editions to broaded her audiences.