Up the Garden Path, 2012
acrylic on canvas
14" x 18"
Donated by the Artist
(painted as part of the 2012 Penticton en Plein Air)
Robyn Lake was born in Cairns, Australia and came to Canada in 1976. She has lived in the Okanagan since 1991. Robyn has made a reputation for her paintings, enticing the viewer with their warmth and intimacy.
Robyn graduated with distinction from the University of Victoria Bachelor of Fine Arts program at Okanagan University College. She is an active member of the Federation of Canadian Artists and has won several awards.
Her works have been in numerous solo and group exhibitions. Robyn's paintings are in private and corporate collections in Canada, the US, Europe and Japan. She paints full time at her studio in Peachland and teaches painting workshops.
Robyn expresses her excitement about life on canvas. “I believe we can heal the earth by focusing on the positive things about the world we live in and I try to put this energy into my paintings."