Events

2014-2018 Events

  • ‘Mt Washington’ at Sybil Andrews Cottage, Dec 6th, 2017, Reception 1-4 (plain-air sketches from Paradise Meadows Paint-Out, Mt Washington, August 2017), Dec 6-mid Jan, 2018, Willow Point, BC
  • Campbell River Art Gallery Artisan Market, new etchings and land-scapes on display, Nov 19 - Dec 24, 2017, Campbell River, BC
  • ‘Portrait Demonstration’, Friday, Nov 24, 25, 2017, Quadra Island Community Center, Quadra Island, BC
  • Mt Washington Paint-out at Paradise Meadows, Aug 26-29, 2017, Courtenay, BC
  • Quadra Island Studio Tour, Saturday, June 3- 4, 2017, Quadra Island, BC
  • Arrowsmith Chapter of the FCA paint-out on Hornby Island, BC, May 14-17, 2017
  • ‘Mt Washington Revisited’ at Sybil Andrews Cottage, Dec 3rd Reception 1-4 (9 artists’ plain-air sketches from Paradise Meadows Paint-Out, Mt Washington, August 2016), Dec 3-29, 2016, Willow Point, BC
  • Campbell River Art Gallery Artisan Market, new etchings and land-scapes on display, Nov 19 - Dec 24, 2016, Campbell River, BC
  • ‘Portraits at the Fair,’ Friday, Nov 18, 19, 2015, Quadra Island Community Center, Quadra Island, BC
  • Comox Valley Art Gallery 2016 Christmas Craft Fair, Nov 18-Dec 26, charcoal portrait sketches, Dec 13, 11:00-1:00, Courtenay, BC
  • Mt Washington Paint-out at Paradise Meadows, Aug 18-21, 2016, Courtenay, BC
  • Quadra Island Studio Tour, Saturday, June 4 (10-4), Sunday, June 5 (12-4), 2016, Quadra Island, BC
  • ‘Art By the Sea’ at The Berwick, (portrait sketches) March 10, 2016, Campbell River, BC
  • Still Water Fine Artists Show, Dec 6, 2015, Pier Street Christmas Fair, Maritime Heritage Museum, Campbell River, BC
  • Campbell River Art Gallery Artisan Market, new etchings and land-scapes on display, Nov 21 - Dec 24, 2015, Campbell River, BC
  • ‘Portraits at the Fair,’ Friday, Nov 14-Nov 15, 2015, Quadra Island Community Center, Quadra Island, BC
  • Mt Washington Paint-out at Paradise Meadows, Aug 20-23, 2015, Courtenay, BC
  • Juror’s Award, (“Last Call/Up Stream”), Sooke Fine Art Show, July 24 -Aug 3, 2015. All 3 entries accepted. Sooke, BC
  • “Perrin Sparks Presents,” July 22-Sept 8, 2015, Chemainus Theatre Gallery, displaying 40 pieces: portraits and landscapes in oil and pas-tel; etchings and engravings, Chemainus, BC
  • ‘Portrait Sketches in China,’ June, 2015: Twenty 9” x 12” charcoal sketches from life, traveling between Wuhu and Tianchang, China
  • Quadra Island Studio Tour, Saturday, June 6 (10-4), Sunday, June 7 (12-4), 2015, Quadra Island, BC
  • Campbell River Art Gallery 33rd Annual Members; Exhibition, April 23 - June 5, 2015, Campbell River, BC
  • Campbell River Art Gallery Artisan Market, new etchings and land-scapes on display, Nov 22 - Dec 24, 2014, Campbell River, BC
  • Mt Washington Paint-out at Paradise Meadows, Aug 28-31, 2014, Courtenay, BC
  • ‘Etchings and Portraits’, Impressions Gallery, August 2014, Campbell River, BC
  • “Perrin Sparks: Intaglio Etchings and Engravings” July, 2014, New Fragrant Wood Gallery, Vancouver, BC
  • The Archer and the Horseman Gallery (curated by Raymond Chow), 10 Landscapes on display July - October, 2014, Vancouver, BC
  • "Raymond Chow Presents '7', (8 plein-air landscapes displayed), July 10-20, 2014, Fragrant Wood Gallery, Vancouver, BC
  • "River City Art Festival" July, 2014, Campbell River, BC
  • Quadra Island Studio Tour, Saturday, June 7 - 8, 2014, Quadra Island, BC
  • Campbell River Art Gallery 32nd Annual Members; Exhibition, April 24-June 6, 2014, Campbell River, BC
  • “Perrin Sparks/Cindy Mersky,” The Old School House Art Center, March 17-April 11, 2014. Exhibiting 30 pieces: figurative, landscape paintings and pastels, as well as etchings and engravings, Qualicum Beach, BC
  • "Fin to Feather," March 10 –April 13, 2014, Vancouver Island Uni-versity, Deep Bay Marine Field Station (in conjunction with The Sa-lish Sea Market, British Columbia

Highlights 2005 - 2013

  • "Intuition and Discipline," Nanci Cook and Perrin Sparks. Pearl Ellis Gallery, Comox, BC, April 9-21, 2013, reception/demo April 21st 1-4:00PM
  • "Steps to a Likeness," One-Artist show, Comox Valley Art Gallery, July 3-27, 2011, Courtenay, BC
  • "Telling Stories," Group Show, Campbell River Art Gallery, Jan/Feb 2010, Campbell River, BC
  • "Intaglio and Otherwise," One-Artist Show, The Old School House Arts Center, June 14-July 11, 2010, Qualicum, BC
  • Challenger III painting cruise, June1-4, 2010, Desolation Sound, BC
  • Prismacolor introduce a new line of soft pastels featuring Perri"s painting "Almost Asleep" (see Studies) for the packaging illustration on a variety of set sizes, June 2009.
  • Prismacolor introduce a new line of soft pastels featuring Perri"s painting "Almost Asleep" (see Studies) for the packaging on a variety of set sizes, June 2009.
  • "Success! 2008" Awarded Senior Signature Status, Federation of Ca-nadian Artists, Vancouver FCA Gallery, BC, Canada
  • Honorable Mention, "A Paige in My Book," Children"s Portrait Competition 2007, Portrait Society of America, Tallahassee, FL
  • Semi-Finalist, Art Renewal Center, 2nd International ARC Salon Competition, Feb, 2005, Port Reading, NJ, www.artrenewal.org.