Sara Catherine-Jean Gardner

Selected Biography

Self-taught artist.
Art displayed in collections throughout North America and Europe.
Bachelor of Business Administration, Simon Fraser University, 1994-1999 (Dean’s List ’99)
Post Graduate Diploma in Applied Information Technology (Accelerated), Information Technology Institute, 2000-2001

Secondary Market Sales and History:

LinkedIn, Original Sales 2017
Instagram, Original Sales, 2016, 2017
Facebook, Original Sales 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017
Paula White Diamond Gallery, Original Sales, 2017
Zatista, Original Sales, 2016, 2017
Artbomb, Original Sales 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Anonymous Art Show, Original Sales, 2016
North Shore Artists Guild Fine Art Sale, Original Sales, 2016
Saatchi Art, Original and Print Sales, 2014, 2015, 2016
Red Bubble, Merchandise Sales 2016
Society 6, Print and Merchandise Sales 2013, 2016
Fine Art America, Original, Print and Merchandise Sales, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017
Three Day Gallery, Print Sales 2014
Gleneagles Artisans Festival, Original Sales 2013

Selected Exhibitions:

ROAM Gallery, Vancouver – Group Exhibit – October/November 2017
bG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA – Jan/Feb 2018
Hollyburn Eye Clinic, Solo Exhibit, October 1 – January 1, 2017
Federation of Canadian Artists, LIMITLESS Exhibition, August – October. 31, 2017
Silk Purse Gallery, West Vancouver – duo exhibition – July 2017
Seymour Art Gallery, North Vancouver, Art Party! Fundraiser – June/July 2017
ROAM Gallery, Vancouver – Group Exhibit – March/April 2017
ROAM Gallery, Vancouver – I Heart Canuck Exhibition – February 2017
Griffin Business Centre Gallery – North Vancouver, February – July 2017
Art Bomb, Online Exhibit and Auction, Multiple, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
Anonymous Art Show, Cityscapes, North Vancouver, November – December 2015, 2016, 2017
Paula White Diamond Gallery, Waterloo, Winter 2016 and 2017
Brushstrokes Gallery, North Vancouver, November-December 2016
Annual Fine Art Sale – Pipe Shop Building, North Vancouver, November 2016
Federation of Canadian Artists, LIMITLESS Exhibition, June 1 – Aug. 31, 2016
Giftworks Boutique, North Vancouver, Spring, Summer, Fall 2016
Silk Purse Gallery, Group Exhibit, “Spring”, West Vancouver, March 2015
Ferdinánd Galéria in Budapest, Hungary in June 2014
Giftworks Boutique, North Vancouver, April, May & June 2014
Three Day Gallery, Online Exhibit and Print Auction, April 2014
Silk Purse Gallery, Group Exhibit, “Rebirth and Renewal”, West Vancouver, March 2014
SCOPE Art Takes Miami Gala, Digital Exhibition with See.Me, December 2013
Gleneagles Artisans Festival, Exhibit and Sale, West Vancouver, November 2013

Community Service and Painting Donations:

Rockridge Secondary School Auction Fundraiser, April 2017
Gleneagles Elementary School Auction Fundraiser, February 2016
Girl Guides of Canada – Painting Lesson, Community Service 2016
Gleneagles Elementary School “Decal Project” Community Service 2015/2016
Gleneagles Elementary School Auction Fundraiser, February 2015
Anna Wyman School of Dance Arts Auction Fundraiser, May 2014
Girl Guides of Canada – Painting Lesson, Community Service, March 2014
West Vancouver Artisans Festival Fundraiser, November 2013
Gleneagles Elementary School Auction Fundraiser, October 2013

Selected Awards and Achievements:

Houzz Badge – 25 Idea Book Saves, 2016
Renoartio – “Finalist”, Juried Art contest, July & August 2016
Renoartio – “Contest Winner”, Juried Art contest, June 2016
Renoartio – “Honourable Mention”, Juried Art contest, May 2016
Fine Art America – “Top Finisher”, Minimalism in Paintings/Digital Paintings, January 2014
Fine Art America – “Grand Prize” Women in the Arts Award, 2013

Associations:

North Shore Artists Guild, 2016, 2017, 2018
West Vancouver Community Arts Council Member 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
North Vancouver Community Arts Council Member 2014, 2016
Lions Bay Arts Council Member 2014