Shirley Elias first made her mark as an artistic force as a concert pianist with performances across Canada. Now as a visual artist, she has enjoyed a high demand for her work with more than a hundred private commissions and numerous sales. Her original paintings can be found in private and corporate collections in Canada from coast to coast, as well as in Australia, England, India, Italy, Mexico, Sweden, and the USA.
Some of those who have commissioned her work include Corus Entertainment, Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company, Canadian opera sensation Jean Stilwell, composer Randolph Peters, and jazz singer Maria Lascerbo of Florence, Italy.
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I joined Twitter! Please follow me @ShirleyEliasArt for news and to see my latest paintings! more
Interview! Listen to Shirley describe the journey from Pianist to Painter! more
Fancy Free - A note from Shirley about a recent commission more
Visiting Charlottetown? Check out Lorimer Gallery! more
In the Edmonton area? Please visit Lando Gallery and meet Shirley on November 2nd! more
Check this out! View pictures from Rendezvous Art Gallery's exhibit in Vancouver! more