Size: 36 x 36 x 1.5 inches
Count Your Blessings
Size: 24x 24 x1.5 inches
Dance of the Moon Beams
Size: 20x 20 x1.5 inches
Waiting for Cinderella
Size: 48x 36 x1.5 inches
Size: 30 x 15 x1.5 inches
Size: 12 x12x1.5 inches
Christiane Kingsley is an award winning fine arts painter who works in watercolour, acrylic,oil and mixed media. She feels that painting is part of her DNA: on her mother’s side, she can trace professional /amateur painters back at least four generations.
After a career as a high-school teacher, Christiane joined the Public Service and retired in as a Director in 2010. Since, her art has become a full-time adventure which she loves passionately. She has been very involved in the Ottawa arts community over the last decade.
As a life-long learner, Christiane has studied with several internationally-known artists such as Linda Kemp (Canada), Caroline Jasper (Florida), Kevin Dodds (Canada), John Bayalis (Florida) and oil painter Nancy Medina from Texas.
Christiane’s work can be found in private and corporate collections in Canada, USA, Australia, Europe and Great Britain.
Some Prestigious Awards:
– Viewers’ Choice Award- Foyer Gallery – December 2019 – The Dancer
– Viewer’s Choice Award – Foyer Gallery – November 2018 – Flora, from Botticelli.
– Viewers Choice Award – April 2018 – Foyer Gallery – Abstract painting “Windmills of my Mind”
-Best of Show (Watercolour) – Nov. 2014-Ottawa School of Art (downtown) annual juried fund raiser show.
-Paraskava Clark Award – June 2014 – Nepean Fine Arts League- Most creative and innovative artwork (Mixed Media)
Blythe-MacDonald Trophy – 2012 – Best Watercolour Painting – Ottawa Art Assoc.
-Ottawa Art Association – 3rd prize- Watercolour – 2011 Fall Show