Janet B Armstrong
Janet B. Armstrong,
AFCA, SCA, Alberta Escape Artist
Painting 30+ years in Oils and Acrylics. Painting in home studio and Plein Air painting at various locations across Canada. My subjects are Landscapes, Vintage Memories, Architecture, Animals, Figurative, Murals & Special Event Painting.
Enjoy capturing a mood or the ambience of a scene, hoping to evoke emotional connection with viewer. Bold colour, strong light, lots of detail and unique scenes are found in my collection.
Honoured to have been accepted at The Banff Centre, 2013 & 2014 as "Artist in Residence"
Signature Member AFCA - Federation of Canadian Artists, Elected Member SCA - Society of Canadian Artists, Member of Alberta Escape Artists
Article featuring 14 paintings, "Artist to Collect" in the Canadian - Arabella Magazine. 2016
Awards - Outstanding Acrylic, Bold Brush FASO, Artist of the Year, Trends Magazine, Silver Award, Best Local Artist, (4 years), Gold Award, Best Art Gallery, Reader's Choice Award, 3 Honourable Mentions with Federation of Canadian Artists, 2nd Prize Rosebud Plein Air Festival, Honourable Mention Montague, PEI Plein air Festival.
Special Painting Projects - Calgary Zoo, Silver Moon Productions, "Udderly Art" Painted Bovine, Designer Showcase ( 4 years - murals), 92 Foot Mural Calgary Civic Centre and various other unique commissioned ongoing projects. Bethany Care - 2 Murals, Mural - ARBI Mural, Calgary, Anne Murphy Designed Events & many more.
Owner/Director - Just Imajan Art Gallery (11 yrs). Also taught painting classes for 12 years in Calgary.
I invite you to follow my work and I thank everyone who continues to support me.
What an enjoyable art journey it has been and continues!
(Thank you to Art in Canada for this Awarded Artist Page)
Lineham House Gallery, Okotoks
Aqui Arts Gallery, Calgary