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January 19, 1961


GRACE MELVIN
6212 BALACLAVA STREET
VANCOUVER 13, B.C.

19 - 1 - 61

GRACE MELVIN - DA.

GRADUATE & STAFF MEMBER
     GLASGOW SCHOOL OF ART - SCOTLAND

RECENT HEAD - DEPT. OF DESIGN
     VANCOUVER SCHOOL OF ART

BOOK ILLUSTRATION
     WEST COAST INDIAN LEGENDS - etc.

ILLUMINATION
     NATIONAL BOOKS OF REMEMBRANCE
     ST. PAUL'S CATHEDRAL - LONDON - ENGLAND

PAINTER
     WATERCOLOURS - OILS & OTHER MEDIA - etc.
     PRIZEWINNER - SCOTLAND - etc.
     THE WINNIPEG SHOW - 1956

Statement:
     TO THIS ARTIST -
     THE NECESSITY TO PAINT - STEMS
     from -
     AWARENESS AND PLEASURE IN
     NATURE'S ENDLESS
     MOOD AND MOVEMENT.
     NATURE MOVES - AND
     COLOUR - TEXTURE - AND ORGANIC
     LINE - EXPRESS THIS MOVEMENT.
     FORM SEEKS FORM - AS THE PICTURE EVOLVES.




Clipping provided courtesy of Vancouver Art Gallery Library Archives


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