Biography

Originally from Montreal, Marsha now resides in Oakville, Ontario. After a career in the corporate and consulting world, she began pursuing her interest in art and more specifically in painting. She completed the Fine Arts programme at Sheridan College and during that time, selected oil as her medium of choice. Marsha paints still life from her home studio. Her paintings are held in private collections in Canada, the U.S. and Europe.

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION:

  • Finalist – Canadian Brushstroke Magazine Still Life/Floral Competition, Jan/Feb 2012 issue
  • Ron Middleton Award – Oakville Art Society’s 2011 Juried Art Exhibition
  • Jurors Choice: Honourable Mention (2 paintings) – Eccentricity 2011, Scarborough Arts Council’s 26th Annual Juried Exhibition

EXHIBITIONS AND COMPETITIONS:

2017

  • Lawrence Park Annual Art Sale
  • 29th Annual Expressions In Art
  • The Winter Fine Art Show – Streetsville
  • 29th Annual Cabbagetown Art and Crafts Sale
  • 52nd Annual Oakville Art In The Park Show and Sale
  • The Fine Arts Show, Streetsville
  • 56th Annual Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
  • 19th Annual Riverdale Art Walk
  • 20th Annual Kingsway Lambton United Church Art Show and Sale
  • Dundas Valley School Of Art Annual Live and Silent Auction

2016

  • Lawrence Park Community Church “Art For All Seasons” Annual Art Sale
  • 28th Annual Expressions In Art
  • 28th Annual Cabbagetown Art and Crafts Sale
  • 51st Annual Oakville Art In The Park Show and Sale
  • 55th Annual Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
  • Art Gallery of Burlington Auction
  • Polo For Heart Artwalk
  • 18th Annual Riverdale Art Walk
  • Art Gallery of Mississauga Auction
  • 19th Annual Kingsway Lambton United Church Art Show and Sale

2015

  • Oakville Art Society Starry Night Art Auction
  • 27th Annual Expressions In Art
  • Colour and Form Society Annual Open Juried Art Show
  • 25th Annual McMichael Autumn Art Sale
  • Lawrence Park Community Church “Art For All Seasons” Annual Art Sale
  • 27th Annual Cabbagetown Art and Crafts Sale
  • 50th Annual Oakville Art In The Park Show and Sale
  • Art Gallery of Burlington Auction
  • 17th Annual Riverdale Art Walk
  • 29th Annual Pelham Art Festival
  • Art Gallery of Hamilton Spring Art Sale
  • Society of Canadian Artists 2015 National Open Juried Online Competition
  • 18th Annual Kingsway Lambton United Church Art Show and Sale

2014

  • Ontario Society of Artists Emerging Artists Exhibition “Soaring Ambitions”
  • Princess Margaret Welcome Home Grand Prize Oakville Home
  • Lawrence Park Community Church “Art For All Seasons”
  • 26th Annual Expressions In Art
  • Oakville Art Society 47th Annual Art Auction
  • 49th Annual Oakville Art In The Park Show and Sale
  • 26th Annual Cabbagetown Art and Crafts Sale
  • 16th Annual Riverdale Art Walk
  • Colour and Form Society Biennial Members’ Show and Open Juried Exhibition
  • 53rd Annual Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
  • 28th Annual Pelham Art Festival
  • 17th Annual Kingsway Lambton United Church Art Show and Sale
  • Dimensions Custom Framing and Gallery
  • Art Gallery of Burlington Auction

2013

  • Oakville Art Society Members 30th Annual Juried Exhibition
  • Colour and Form Society’s 61st Open Juried Exhibition
  • Oakville Art Tour
  • 48th annual Oakville Art In The Park Show and Sale
  • Guelph Art On The Street
  • 52nd Annual Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition
  • 15th Annual Riverdale Art Walk
  • 25th Annual Cabbagetown Art and Crafts Sale
  • Lakeshore Arts “Through The Eyes Of The Artist” Annual Juried Show
  • Beaux-Arts Brampton 6th Annual Open Juried Show
  • Art Gallery of Mississauga 10|Annual Art Auction
  • Richeson 75 Still Life and Floral
  • Oakville Art Society 47th Annual Art Auction
  • Burlington Art Centre Auction
  • Solo Show at Julia’s Ristorante, Oakville

2012

  • 47th Annual Oakville Art In The Park Show and Sale
  • Society of Canadian Artists 44th Open Juried Exhibition
  • 24th Annual Cabbagetown Art and Crafts Sale
  • 14th Annual Riverdale Art Walk
  • Colour and Form Society Biennial Members’ Show and Open Juried Exhibition
  • Artworks Oakville 13th Annual Juried Show
  • CNIB’s Visions Gala and Art Auction – Toronto
  • CNIB’s Visions Dinner and Art Auction – Hamilton
  • Art Gallery of Hamilton Spring Art Sale
  • Art Gallery of Mississauga 9th Annual Art Auction
  • Canadian Brushstroke Magazine Still Life/Floral Competition
  • Visual Arts Mississauga 34rd Annual Juried Show of Fine Arts

2011

  • Oakville Art Society Artists’ Studio Tour
  • Oakville Art Society Annual Juried Exhibition
  • 9th Annual Queen West Art Crawl
  • 23rd Annual Cabbagetown Art and Craft Sale
  • Realism – Two Points Of View – Two person show at Joshua Creek Heritage Art Centre
  • 46th Annual Oakville Art In The Park Show and Sale
  • Artworks Oakville 12th Annual Juried Show
  • Society of Canadian Artists 43rd Open Juried Exhibition
  • 13th Annual Riverdale Art Walk
  • Beaux-Arts Brampton 4th Annual Open Juried Show
  • Oakville Art Society 45th Annual Art Auction
  • Eccentricity 2011, Scarborough Arts Council’s 26th Annual Juried Exhibition
  • Art Gallery of Mississauga’s 8th Annual Art Auction
  • Richeson 75 Still Life/Floral/Abstract Juried Art Competition, USA
  • Visual Arts Mississauga 33rd Annual Juried Show of Fine Arts
  • Richeson 75 Small Works Juried Art Competition, USA
  • Two-Person show at CJ’s Cafe in Bronte, Oakville

2010

  • Solo show at Julia’s Ristorante, Oakville
  • Oakville Art Society Artists’ Tour
  • Junction Arts Festival Juried Competition
  • Impact 2010, Neilson Park Creative Centre’s 18th Annual Juried Art Exhibition
  • Richeson 75 Figure/Portrait Juried Art Competition, USA
  • 45th Annual Oakville Art In The Park Show and Sale
  • Artworks Oakville 11th Annual Juried Show
  • Richeson 75 Still Life/Floral Juried Art Competition, USA

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