Gallery Open Hours: Wednesday to Sunday, 11am to 5pm (Closed Monday/Tuesday)
Opening: Thursday 1st January 1970
Meet the Artist Reception: Sunday, March 17, 1-3pm
Andrea England invites you to join her on an adventure across the Pacific Ocean. Andrea lives on a 36' bright yellow sailboat with her husband Jim, and recently voyaged from New Zealand to Vancouver Island. 'Sail Away With Me' showcases watercolours from her journey. Her work includes nautical paintings, landscapes, seascapes and marine wildlife from colourful reef fish to majestic humpback whales and orca. She also shares her sketchbooks, giving a glimpse into life aboard a sailboat cruising through the South Pacific, the Hawaiian Islands and around the coast of BC.
Born in England, I moved to New Zealand in 2004 and am now based in British Columbia with my Canadian husband and our 36' sailboat.
I am drawn to wild places. My watercolour paintings focus on a feeling of life and motion, with rippling white spaces providing a feeling of light, unity and breathing room. In 2017, my love of the outdoors, particu... more info