About Ursula E Rettich
Every artist brings a different value to the public and I think my strength is the joy of colour and the believe in going forward in my style of painting and not get hung up in what was done before but to push forward into new territory.
Born, raised and educated in Germany
1955 Work in Switzerland
1958 Immigrating to Canada, Cassiar B.C.
1963 Move to Burnaby B.C.
1980 Joined The Guild of fabric Art of Vancouver B.C.
1993 Move to Kaslo, B.C. Art studio “4711 Art gallery”
2008 Move to Abbotsford B.C.” Ursula’s fine Art studio”
2016 move to Mill Bay Vancouver Island B.C.
Art Education: 2 years Private tutoring with Slovakian artist Peter Estock, workshops: Erika Northcot, Bev Peabody and many others in drawing, color theory and plain air; 2 semesters in painting at the Nelson B.C. Arts Center.
My paintings are a process of development from existing basic grounds into its un-precedential existence, meaning – I start with the existent basics as the ocean, the dunes or the sky and go to its reason of being - to create something what has not been there before.