Original Watercolour - Summer Flower Bed in a Park Signed by Canadian Artist Wanda Martin Hicks - Double Matted in a Gold Tinged Wood Frame - Vibrant hot red salvia catch your eye - 38" W x 31" H
Wanda Martin Hicks
Wanda Martin Hicks was born in Frankford, a small eastern Ontario town rich in natural beauty. As a child, she was inspired by the simple splendour of nature and her art continues to reflect those early feelings. In 1957-59, she attended the Ontario College of Art where she specialized in advertising illustration.
For more than thirty years, Wanda resided in Toronto. During this time, she expressed her creativity in batik, watercolours, acrylics and oils. During the 1970's, her batiks were very popular and became part of many art collections. She was represented by the Canadian Craft Guild in Toronto. Her paintings have been shown in the Toronto Watercolour Society juried shows and the Northumberland Art Gallery juried shows in Cobourg. Ontario.
On two occasions, her acrylics and watercolours have received the David Milne Award for Best in Show at the Bancroft Art Gallery Invitational Show. She resided in Port Hope Ontario from 1989-94 where she was a member of a group of artists at the Port Hope Studio Gallery and the Metcalf Gallery.
After moving to Arnprior in 1995, Wanda was involved in many shows:
In Ottawa, she displayed at the Upstairs Bistro in summer 1996.
In the fall of 1998, she was the featured watercolour artists at a Sante Restaurant show in Ottawa.
She was part of the "Rites of Spring" show at the Mill of Kintail for two years.
In January 2000, she had a very successful one person show at the Latcham Gallery in Stouffville (north of Toronto).
She also had a show at the Old Chelsea Gallery, Chelsea Quebec in the spring of 2001.
She participated in a two person show at the Old Chelsea Gallery in April/May 2002.
For the month of Sept. 2003, she had a successful one person show "The Wonder of Colour", at the Bancroft Art Gallery
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