Cathy Long - Fine Artist

Cathy Long

Edmonton, AB - Canada

 
 
 

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Cathy Long

Edmonton, AB - Canada

Cathy Long - Fine Artist

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ARTIST ACTRESS MUSICIAN AUTHOR
CATHY PAINTS ABSTRACTS, ANIMALS, BEAUTIFUL SCENERY, BOTANICAL, FLOWERS, OILFIELD, PORTRAITS AND SILK CLOTHING.
HER GRAPHITE WORK HAS SEEN MANY SALES AND SHE ALSO ENJOYS PHOTOGRAPHY.
Born in Claresholm, Alberta in the last wave of the Boomers, Cathy Long has her roots in the rural southern Alberta land. Her art reflects a spectrum of subjects and they are as multi-faceted as her influences. Drawing from the favorites of the big west skies,the people, the history, to foothills, mountains, and flowers.Cathy sold her first painting at the age of twelve.
In the mid seventies after painting many portraits and commissions, she attended Vancouver's British Columbia Emily Carr and Languara Art Universities.
On her return to Alberta she taught drawing and painting to children and adults privately and in three counties. She also attended the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology and graduated with Honors as a Commercial Signmaker. She owned a modest sign shop in the Nisku/Leduc Industrial Park.She hand lettered many signs including truck and industrial tanks as well as show card and sprayed illuminated signs..She was an accomplished airbrush artist and had many commissions on vehicles. This type of work is too heavy for her now.
During her years in the heart of Alberta's oil patch, Cathy organized and managed a large fundraising project for the Leduc/Devon Oilfeild Museum. These images can be viewed in her gallery section and only purchased direct by contacting her.( pre-printed Limited Editions and or larger sizes than listed here.)
Cathy has been a volenteer for many community based organizations such as churches (art director) drama societies(set designer), and as a leader for the Junior Forest Wardens of Alberta.Her paintings are enjoyed in many homes,corporate offices, a hospital,a museum and two school divisions as well as many government locations. Many have been chosen as presentation gifts. These have gone to several officials including the Former Alberta Premier the Honorable Ralph Klein and the then Minister of Energy the Honorable Pat Conrad-Black. A portrait of Chief Crowfoot was also a presentation gift to the Blackfoot Siksika First Nation.
Cathy works in acrylic,silk dyes charcoal, powdered and pressed graphite, pen and inks and likes to work on canvas, paper, fabrics,and
masonite. She currently accepts commissions and sells prints. She is happy to be a member of Fine Art America.
Cathy is also an Actor (Netflix, docudramas, Testimony The Fanny Crosby Story, Cathy is cast as Mercy Crosby mother of Fanny)
Cathy is a hand drummer and harmonica player. She played at Lileth Fair, Toronto with Laura Langstaff and Summer Sage, plus as well as playing on a regular basis she played with Dirty Larry and the Muddy Maidens. She is a member and player at The West Edmonton Music Society.

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Cathy Long - Oh Canada

Oh Canada

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Cathy Long - Maple Child

Maple Child

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Cathy Long - White Buffalo 12

White Buffalo 12

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Cathy Long - Rainbow Rain

Rainbow Rain

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Cathy Long - B C Cedars

B C Cedars

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Cathy Long - Chief Crowfoot

Chief Crowfoot

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Cathy Long - Pink Pony

Pink Pony

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Cathy Long - Spirit Eagle

Spirit Eagle

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Cathy Long - Little Warrior

Little Warrior

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Cathy Long - Autumn Path

Autumn Path

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Cathy Long - Northern Flickers
Cathy Long - Blue Inukshuk

Blue Inukshuk

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Cathy Long - Treeversable

Treeversable

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Cathy Long - Glad To Be Alive

Glad To Be Alive

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Cathy Long - Good Old Shep

Good Old Shep

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Cathy Long - Autumn Scene

Autumn Scene

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Cathy Long - Long Cat Tails Two
Cathy Long - Long Cat Tails One
Cathy Long - The Move

The Move

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Cathy Long - Be Cautious

Be Cautious

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Cathy Long - Jena

Jena's Bear

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