|Christine Belanger||Biography: In 2002, Christine was commissioned by Skate Canada to create the portraits of the 2003 SCHOF Inductees,Tracy Wilson and Robert McCall, Michael Jiranek and Barbara Graham. The portraits now hang in the Skate Canada Hall of Fame Museum.
Over the years, Christine has received many awards and honors for her work and has been featured in many print and online publications.
Christine is currently a member of Pastel Artists of Canada and the Canadian Institute of Portrait Artists.
Description of Art:
The portraits are created on Canson MiTientes paper using Rembrandt soft pastels. Pastel pencils and quality colored pencils are applied for finer details on most portraits.
Country: Canada Awards: 2002 June, Gold Art Award, Pegasus Award winner
2002 February, Artist of the Month, Art Gallery
2001 November, Artist of the Month, Ascension Gallery of Fine Art
2001, 2nd Place, The 1st AGO Art Contest, AGO Art Gallery Online
2001 July, AGO Golden Art Award
2001, Artist of The Week, AGO Art Gallery Online
1989, Peoples Choice Award, Annual Spring Art Show,Heritage College.
Media: drawing, soft pastels, pastel pencils, colored pencil Style: realistic, portraiture Subjects: people, portraits and characters|