Page updated 24 April, 2018


Linny's frames

Linny still has some frames, please ask her about them at

We put samples of the frame corners up - there are smaller sizes,

large amounts of 6x8, 8x10, 9x12 & a couple of 11x14.
Bulk purchases give you discounts!


The AlFrescoes 2018 Show

will be held at the Coast Collective Gallery from May 16 to May 27, 2018. This show is funded by funds given to us by Peter Crowe.
Volunteers are to arrive at the show on Monday 14 at 9:45
Painting drop off is Monday May 14 between 10:00 and 12:00
Paintings will be hung Monday May 14 between 12:00 and 2:00
Opening Reception is Saturday May 19 between 1:00 and 3:00 (You can bring some goodies)
Show take down is on Sunday May 27 between 5:00 and 5:30
The Coast Collective takes a 30% Commission on sales.
Each artist can enter 2 paintings into the show. To qualify to enter the show, the artist must have painted once with the AlFrescoes during the last year and half.
The paintings being enter must be Plein Air paintings but they do not have to be painted with the AlFrescoes. 
If you would like to volunteer or : a) work at the receiving of paintings or b)
if you would like to help hang the show, then email Jim McFarland at


Goldfinch Road near Esquimalt Lagoon

Plein air 20th April, 2018

Frank and Bill and Adam provided the pics, given the overcast and windy weather earlier this week it was a good turnout.

Our uber talented Ken also sent in plenty of pictures but I chose these significant pics:

Goldfinch Road near Esquimalt Lagoon Thanks photographers for capturing these great paintings!


Al Frescoes 2018 Show

This show will be held at the Coast Collective Gallery from May 16 to May 27
Just email Jim McFarland at




SATURDAY, MAY 5, 2018 10:00 am - 4:00 pm The BC Boat Show is coming to Sidney May 3 - 6 .

Visit these artists who have websites/blogs:

M.D. Sansom

June Haynes

June Haynes' GoBC site

June Haynes' Weebly site

Pat Fraser

Margaret Baxter

John Patrick Howe

Vicki Postl

Jill Slagboom

Deborah Czernecky

Deborah Tilby's Blog

Deborah Tilby's website

Frank Mitchell

Ken Faulks - his website

Jesi Barron

Adam Noonan's website

Iola Scott's website

Elfrida Schragen's blog

Jim McFarland's website

Jeffrey Boron's blog

Linny D. Vine's website

Linny D. Vine's blog

Marie Nagel's website

Hong Zhen Zhu's website

Desiree Bond's website

Sandhu Singh's website

Darlene Young's blog

Sharon Stone's website

Jutta Woodland's webpage

Anne Docherty's website

Susan Elkins' website

Karen Furey's website

Barbara Callow's website

Terri Rodstrom's website

Linda Simrose's website

Susan Baker's website

Edith Looker's website

Jude Woodland's website

Pam Orman's website

Bob Langford's Flickr Site

Marcela Strasdas' website

Irene Khurana - her Blog

Ian de Hoog - website

David Good - website

Jean Oliver - website

Peter Paterson - website

Inge Hoogendoorn - on

Kathleen Trayner's Alizarin Coast Facebook page

Kathleen Schmalz - website

Rod Crutcher's blog

William Watt - website

Sharlene Stushnov-Lee - website

Andrew Bartley - website

Maureen Ness - website

Ron Wilson's blog

For further information send a message to Ron, our website manager

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