FORMAL EDUCATION 

Bachelor of Education (Honours); 1984.

The University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, CANADA

Bachelor of Fine Arts; 1982.

The University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, CANADA

Certificate of Religious Studies;1979.

Torchbearers International, North Lancashire, ENGLAND

Curriculum

Vitae:

Lorenda Harder 

BFA BEd

CREATIVE ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Freelance Artist.  

Private Collections: CA, US (NY, AZ, CA), GB, AU.

Since 1984, occasional to fulltime. Includes commissions.

Illustrator: Book Cover and various other graphics.

2011 to present. Occasional.

Public and Private Arts Educator: MB, BC, ON.

1984 - 1990; Part-time 1999 - 2020.

Parent and Home Educator: BC, ON.

1992-2015. Fulltime. 

Writer/Poet: Occasional limited circulation magazine articles and poems. Published and self-published.

Since 1990. Parttime.

Proprietor: Surfaces, specialty interior finishes and murals. BC, SK, MB, AB, ON.

1990 - 1998 

SOLO EXHIBITS

Growing HopeThe Harbour Atrium. 51 South Service Road, St. Catharines, ON

2020-present. Solo.​

My Life in Trees, The B Gallery.1388 Third St.Louth, St. Catharines, ON

Fall 2018. Juried Solo.

Ocean Encounters, The B Gallery.1388 Third St.Louth, St. Catharines, ON

Summer 2017. Juried Solo.

 

Expressions, The B Gallery.1388 Third St.Louth, St. Catharines, ON

Winter 2015-16. Juried Solo.

GROUP ARTS EXHIBITS 

Nature Inspired Community, QSAG Member Show. The Hub on Queen. 4333 Queen Street, Niagara Falls, ON. Juried Art. 

Spring-Summer 2021.

The Wonder, The B Gallery.1388 Third St., St. Catharines, ON. Juried Poetry and Art.

Dec. 2018. 

Redemptive, The B Gallery. 1388 Third St., St. Catharines, ON. Juried Poetry and Art.

Spring 2018. 

Annual EnKindle Arts Festival,1388 Third St., St. Catharines, ON. Juried Art and Poetry and Workshops.

Annually 2013 -18.

The TAG Gallery Fall and Winter Group Exhibit. 214 King Street, St. Catharines, ON. Juried Art.

Fall and Winter 2016 -17.

Carmel Fine Art & Music Festival Weekend Fireman’s Park, Niagara Falls, ON. Juried Art.

September 2017.

Niagara Arts Showcase & Fundraiser, Canada150 Event. The Hub on Queen, 4333 Queen St., Niagara Falls, ON. Juried Art.

July 1st weekend, 2017.

ART-RELATED CHARITY WORK

 

Fundraising Donations - A portion of profits support "International Justice Mission" towards ending slavery in our lifetime; art donations towards fund-raising for at-risk individuals; promoting local arts education/appreciation by curating/assisting family arts events.

Founder - In The Arts & Christian Though (inTACT) A discussion group geared for Christians to discuss their practical spirituality in the context of scriptural truths.

Other - Curating student art shows; founding NHEA Annual Education Showcase; Organizing various events.

MEMBERSHIPS  -  CERTIFICATES  -  EARLY HIGHLIGHTS

Memberships

QSAG - Queen Stree Artist Group - Local - Current

FCA - Federation of Canadian Artists - National - Current

SCA - Society of Canadian Artists - National - Current

CARFAC - Canadian Artists Representation Ontario - Current

CIVA - Christians in the Visual Artists International - 2014-18

Certificates

PSTC - Professional Secondary Teacher's Certificate, MB.1984

OTC - Ontario Teacher's Certificate, ON. 1986-1998  

Award & Sale - MSA - Manitoba Society of Artists, Juried Exhibitions. MB. c.1982; c.1983

Exhibit - Duo-Art Exhibit - Manitoba Centennial Concert Hall, with Elma Eidse-Neufeld, MB - c.1982

For more details please contact the artist.

Lorenda Harder Artist Studio