I am so pleased to learn that my painting, Blue Boat Reflected, won Second Place Overall in Plein Air Magazine Salon Competition for April/May 2016. It will be going forward for the year end awards. It will soon be heading over to Vancouver for the annual FCA Signature Show.
Deborah Tilby, SFCA, is a Canadian studio and plein air painter currently living in Victoria BC. She is a professional artist recognized as one of the top oil and watercolour painters in the country. Deborah is a signature member of the Federation of Canadian Artists and a member of the Oil Painters of America.
Her work has won numerous international awards, has appeared in International Artist, Southwest Art, Arabella and Artist magazines and is sought after by collectors all over North America and Europe.
She started teaching in 1994 and has shared her knowledge and expertise with countless students over the years and continues to do so with workshops and private lessons.
“Even after all these years as a professional artist, the greatest buzz of all comes from knowing that someone likes something I made enough to hang it in his or her home and look at it every day. That truly makes it all worthwhile!”