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Brian Buckrell


"Shale Beach, Craigleith" acrylic on canvas, 16" x 20"


"Country Roads" acrylic on canvas, 20" x 16"

Brian retired from the University of Guelph (Veterinary Medicine) in 2001 and relocated with his wife Cathy to Vancouver Island. In 2004, he began a program of study alongside accomplished artists in Canada and the US, including full time study at the Watts Atelier in California, drawing and painting from life. He paints full time in acrylic and oil. Brian`s paintings are reflective of his love of the Canadian outdoors, travel and agriculture. He has won numerous awards for both his studio and plein air paintings. Paintings may be viewed at the Gallery at Active Life, Collingwood (Unit 103 - Cranberry Mews (Highway 26). Brian and Cathy are planning their return to Ontario - in Collingwood, where their children live.