Andrea Cole

Andrea lives in the beautiful town of Port Alberni.  Andrea finds her inspiration in the wilderness and the wild west coast.  Her art work is filled with wildlife, the sea and forests.  She is currently painting with acrylics on canvas and panels.  Also, hand building with clay and painting wooden creatures.

Andrea spent some time at David Thompson University in Nelson, studying graphic design and fine art.  She worked for a couple years with a construction set design company in Ottawa, where she painted props for theatre productions and events.  In 2007 Andrea spent a year at North Island College learning the basics of computer graphics.

Andrea also works for local businesses painting seasonal displays and backdrops for community productions.