Rose is a Governor-General Award nominated Artist.
She has won many awards for both book illustration
and graphic design. She illustrates, designs and paints on a full
time basis out of her studio in Victoria BC.
Cowles earned a 3-year diploma in Illustration from
Sheridan College in 1990. She loves to work with
acrylics and watercolors but will generally tackle any
size of canvas, using whatever tools and mediums
that are available and within the budget.
Commissioned art is her specialty.
Creating an art piece that meets needs of the buyer
is her number one priority.