About the Artist

Artist's Statement

My primary interest is in colour and texture. I love the texture of old walls found in the historic sites of the South West and Mexico. Touching them connects me with the hands that made them. Whether I am working with patels or arcylics I incorporate texture.

Art Training

Class with Peter Aspell (1976)

Courses: Mona Goldman, UBC; Tricia Hrammell, UBC; Fred Schaefer, FCA; Alissandra Bittelli, FCA.

Workshops: Gordon Smith; Bettina Lewis, UBC; Donna Baspaly, FCA; Susan Northcott, FCA.


Federation of Canadian Artists, Juried Exhibitions:
2007, 1; 2006, 2; 2005, 1; 2004, 1; 2003, 1; 2001, 1.

Federation of Canadian Artists, Juried Exhibitions:
Award of Excellence (2005)

The Old School House Arts Centre, Qualicum Beach, BC:
1993, 1995, 2003.

Great West Art

Danush Art Gallery

Van Dusen Gardens Gallery, 1979

University of British Columbia

Invited to participate in Internationale Biennale, Florence, Italy.

Contacting the Artist

Jean R. Grant Horner
400 West First Avenue
Qualicum Beach, BC
V9K 1J8

(250) 752-3195