Welcome to my website and my online studio where you can find acrylics, watercolours, scratchart, classes and more. I'm a professional artist and teacher living in Burlington Ontario. 
Please note that all images on this site are the property of Shelley Prior and may not be used for any purpose without written permission from the artist.

Early Bird registration is now open for guest artist workshop with ONA KINGDON!
(note - this class is nearly full and prices will go up Jan 1, 2019)

Click here for details!
Currently on my palette (works-in-progress) ...
Watercolour Portraits
Ona Kingdon
This Algoma lake scene demonstration is on 12x12" canvas and done using a palette knife and heavy body acrylics.
First washes done for this portrait demonstration. The blue sections are masking fluid to preserve the whites for the snow on his hat.
The first stages of this portrait demo - wet washes and negative painting to create the hair.
Current and upcoming events in November ...
Small Is Beautiful Show is on currently at the Art Gallery of Burlington. My painting 'Strawberries and Cream' is one of the featured pieces on display in the Fireside Lounge.
Christmas Sale and Soup Bowl Event at the Art Gallery of Burlington - November 22-25th. Look for my work in the main gallery and unframed room during the event. I will also be giving a live demonstration on Friday afternoon from 2-6. 
Lakeside Pumphouse Artists
I will be giving a live demonstration to this group in Grimsby, Ontario Wed. Nov 21st from 1-4. 
Cambridge Workshop
Join me for a 2 day workshop painting creative landscape effects in watercolour. Learn some new techniques to create lively and fresh scenes without hours of painting leaves and branches.
Solo Show - Law Office
Throughout November and December I will have paintings displayed at the offices of Feltmate, Delibato and Heagle, 3600 Billings Court, Burlington, Suite 200.