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EDUCATION

1999-2000 : Interactive Mulitmedia, Sheridan College, Oakville, ON
1995-1999 : Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB

COMMISSIONS

Opera Kelowna: Artist in Residence 2013-2016

2016: Public Art Commission, District of Lake Country, BC

AWARDS

2017: 1st Place Winner, Artavita, Cover Placement

Finalist, The Artist Magazine Annual Art Competition 2016. Published Jan/Feb 2017

EXHIBITIONS

… 2019 …

March: Appetite For Art, Kelowna Art Gallery, BC.

March: Solo, The Artruim, Innovation Center, Kelowna, BC

Gather Restaurant, Kelowna, BC

… 2018 …

Nov/Dec: Gather Restaurant, Kelowna, BC

December: Peachland Art Gallery, Peachland, BC

Fall/Winter: Gather Restaurant, Kelowna, BC

September: Lake Country Artwalk, Lake Country, BC

… 2017 …

Spring: 1 Year tour with Breastfeeding Art Expo, British Columbia

Winter: Wine & Art Bar, Kelowna, BC

Mullins Design Group, Kelowna, BC

Mission Naturopathic Clinic, Kelowna, BC

… 2016 …

September: Lake Country Artwalk, Lake Country, BC. (Top 10 Artists)

May-August: Hollyburn Country Club, Vancouver, BC

May: Art!Vancouver, Vancouver, BC

Spring/Summer: Wine & Art Bar, Kelowna, BC

… 2015 …
January: Wine & Art Bar, Kelowna, BC

September: Lake Country Artwalk, Lake Country, BC

… 2014 …

November: Solo Exhibition, Rotary Centre for the Arts, Kelowna, BC

September: Lake Country Artwalk, Lake Country, BC

May: Intergenerational Group Show, Lake Country Art Gallery, Lake Country, BC

February: Hearts Festival, Peachland, BC

… 2013 …

December: Bo.tegga Christmas Market, Kelowna, BC

September: Lake Country Art Walk, Lake Country, BC. Voted Top 3

August: Riot on the Roof, Vernon, BC

June: Lillegard Festival, Bo.tegga, Kelowna, BC

May: SOLO, Bliss Cafe, Peachland, BC

May: The Grace Experience @ Bo.tegga, Kelowna, BC

April: U8 Sopa Fine Arts Group Show, Kelowna, BC

March: Okanagan Arts Awards, Kelowna, BC

February-May: Social242 (with Artist James Hayes), Kelowna, BC

… 2012 …

December: Bo.tegga Christmas Market, Kelowna, BC

September: Group Show, Lake Country Art Gallery, Lake Country, BC

September: Artwalk, Lake Country, BC

June: Lille Gard Festival, Kelowna, BC

April: U8 Sopa Fine Arts Group Show, Kelowna, BC

EXHIBITIONS JURIED

2014: Lake Country Artwalk, Lake Country, BC

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2013: Summer quarterly issue of ICON Magazine, Kelowna, BC

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Rotary Center for the Arts, Kelowna, BC

The Alternator Centre for the Arts, Kelowna, BC

Kelowna Art Gallery, Kelowna, BC

Lake Country Art Gallery, Lake Country, BC

WORKSHOPS

Invited to teach 2-part workshop on color + value to Artist Group, Peachland, BC

Invited to talk at Peachland Rotary Club, Peachland, BC

Invited to talk at Opus Kelowna, Kelowna, BC

CAREER

2012-current: Owner of Charla Maarschalk Art
2003-2011 : Owner of Charla.ca Photography
2000-2003 : Web Designer, Ministry Media, Kelowna, BC