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 full-time. Includes commissions.

Illustrator: Book Cover and various other graphics.

2011 to present. Occasional.

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

Since 1990. Parttime.

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

Since 1984. Full and Part--time.

Parent and Home Educator: BC, ON.

1992-2015. Fulltime. 

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.

Artist Lorenda Harder in York, Maine
Nubble Lighthouse by Lorenda Harder
Reception at the TAG Gallery for Lorenda Harder
Lorenda Harder Artist Studio