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Gallery - Category: Paintings and Posters - Image: Painting of Joya by Kris Friesen

Gallery - Category: Paintings and Posters - Image: Painting of Joya by Kris Friesen

My sketch for a community mural where anyone can paint in outlined shapes and I would add painted figures afterwards.

My sketch for a community mural where anyone can paint in outlined shapes and I would add painted figures afterwards.

Painting and selling art at the Last Chance Christmas Fair in Sidney, BC.

Painting and selling art at the Last Chance Christmas Fair in Sidney, BC.

Studio cat poses and blocks the heater

Studio cat poses and blocks the heater

Mural sketch for inspiring students in an Edmonton school. Of course I had to include Harry Potter buildings and a submarine.

Mural sketch for inspiring students in an Edmonton school. Of course I had to include Harry Potter buildings and a submarine.

It was time my project note book stopped pretending to be something I'm not: colourless.

It was time my project note book stopped pretending to be something I'm not: colourless.

My new studio space in Qualicum Bay.

My new studio space in Qualicum Bay.

The initial white abyss of my next mural.

The initial white abyss of my next mural.

This is my favourite painting I've ever done; an abstract with a humpback whale.

This is my favourite painting I've ever done; an abstract with a humpback whale.

Studio goat comes by to help paint but is let go after trying to eat brushes. You can see his alpaca buddy in the background.

Studio goat comes by to help paint but is let go after trying to eat brushes. You can see his alpaca buddy in the background.

These gooseneck barnacles may look more like aliens than crustaceans, but they're real and quite common in the West side of Vancouver Island.

These gooseneck barnacles may look more like aliens than crustaceans, but they're real and quite common in the West side of Vancouver Island.

Seals can be so cool to see when they come up for a peek like this.

Seals can be so cool to see when they come up for a peek like this.

If I could choose to be one animal it would be a sea otter, like one of these guys.

If I could choose to be one animal it would be a sea otter, like one of these guys.

I find kelp to be one of the most relaxing aspects of the coast I live in. I could spend hours floating with them, swaying in their strands.

I find kelp to be one of the most relaxing aspects of the coast I live in. I could spend hours floating with them, swaying in their strands.