Sunday, September 28, 2014

Profile: Herb Kirkby

Since graduation from the Ontario college of Art in 1960, Herb has had an exciting career, first working as a commercial artist, then as a teacher of visual art at College Avenue Secondary School in Woodstock. He has participated in many Art Exhibitions throughout Ontario and the USA, winning awards in watercolour, drawing, acrylics, pen and ink and photography.
Several years ago, having spent some winters in Texas, Herb was able to take courses with Dan Burt and Gordon West.
Each spring, as a member of the Lambeth Art Association, Herb shows his current works during their annual juried Art Show and Sale in April, for three years receiving an Honours Award for his watercolours.
At the present time several painting are at Artsworks Etc., Richmond Street, London; Woodstock Art Gallery and Elizabeth’s Gallery in Goderich.
Herb taught painting, drawing and various art techniques for the City of London, for several years.
Contact Herb Kirkby: 519-471-4396
Briar Island
Childhood Memories
Door Lock
Cabbage White
Garden Shed
Pumpkin

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