2021

Competition Winner 2021 On Golden Pond – Common Goldeneye About the Artist Richard John Sluiter is a Canadian painter that was born (1957) in Toronto and grew up in Mississauga. As the youngest of 5 boys, he was fascinated by the intricacies of nature from the...

2020

Winner 2020 Come Spring – Northern Pintail About the Artist After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in fine art from the University of Michigan in 1993, DJ Cleland-Hura moved his studio to the West Coast.  Here he designed fantasy artwork for Magic the...

2019

Competition Winner 2019 – Blue – Canvasback About the Artist Claude Thivierge is a multi-talented international artist. As a wildlife painter and illustrator, his talent is spread across all four corners of the globe. Many of his works have been published...

2018

Competition Winner 2018 – Autumn Colours – Wood Duck About the Artist From a young age, Pierre Girard has drawn the wildlife that surrounds him. A lover of nature, he has been reproducing it as faithfully as possible since 1987. His work gives him the...

2017

Competition Winner 2017 Tranquil Waters – Canada Geese ABOUT THE ARTIST Angela Lorenzen has been showing and selling her paintings as a professional artist since 1993 and has painted full-time since 2009.  She is a self-taught artist with an academic and...