Rebecca Blair - Adult Visual Arts
Rebecca Blair is an active member of the arts community in Vancouver, including a decade of teaching music at Place des Arts.
She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from University of Lethbridge and a Master's of Arts from the University of Victoria. For nine years, Rebecca taught drawing courses at Whatcom Community College in Washington State.
Her art experiences have also taken her Italy, where she taught for a semester in Florence and attended a fresco restoration workshop in Altamura, Puglia.
Rebecca has participated in a number of local art events such as the East Vancouver Cultural Crawl and a solo art show at Place des Arts.
She regularly attends the life drawing sessions at Vancouver's Basic Inquiry studio. Rebecca's body of work focuses on watercolour landscapes and portraits in various media and is inspired by her travels both local and abroad. She is presently writing a book on the 17th-century Dutch artist, Jan Vermeer.