Anr Desiree Burford's Art - Exploring Magical Element - Water

Forty years of originals - watercolors, acrylics, ink

Water Flow Series

Desiree loved to paint with the flow of water. She was so thrilled in the 1960's when acrylics were born. She developed many techniques to embrace the flow and move with the synchronicity that happened.

Studying: Desiree studied at the New York School of Interior Design and The National School of Radio Broadcasting. She studied painting at the Edmonton Art Gallery and the University of Alberta Extension Department in Drawing, Perspective, Painting, Print Making, Graphics and Pottery. She studied specialized workshops with noted artist such as Shadbolt, Leroy Stevenson, J.A.S. McDonald, Jock De Tonnacour, Alex Colville, and Walter Hooke.


Exhibitions of Anr Desiree Burford's Paintings

Artist Exhibitions – One Woman Show – Two Small Rooms, Hilton International Courtyard Café, Graphica, and Opperthauser House. Her works have been shown at the Edmonton Art Gallery (Art Gallery of Alberta), Downstairs Gallery, Jacox Gallery, Timberline Gallery, Gulf Gallery, Canadiana and the Muttart Art Gallery – many Duo and Group Show. Desiree & Della in 1991 -Duo show – Centennial Library for the Celebration of the Environment. Travelled extensively painting : Canada, Arizona, Hawaii, Costa Rica, Portugal, England and Japan.