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Art Journey – Abstract Painting:
A Celebration of Contemporary Art Hardcover – May 18, 2017

by Jamie Markle (Editor)

This book is a stunning volume of more than 100 award-winning abstract works, including Patricia Coulter’s, showcasing the colorful and expressive nature of contemporary abstract art. Pieces have been hand-selected from the Pastel Journal’s Pastel 100 competitions and The Artist’s Magazine’s annual competitions, hard-bound to provide years of beauty and enjoyment.

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April 22, 2017: Glorious and Free – Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday in Singapore
Gala Dinner – 68th Annual Ball – Grand Ballroom, The Westin


The artist Patricia Coulter with painting “Jupiter”

Patricia Coulter with painting “Glorious and Freer.” Acrylic, For Sale, Please contact Artist.

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AcrylicWorks 3: Celebrating Texture (AcrylicWorks: The Best of Acrylic Painting)  – April 27, 2016
by Jamie Markle

featuring the art of Patricia Coulter

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Article: Celebrating the women of Cold Lake, Cold Lake Sun, March 8, 2016

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Celebrating the women of Cold Lake

Successful women in Cold Lake celebrated at annual awards

Celina Ip, Staff Writer

(Excerpt:) Female movers, shakers and risk takers were recognized at Cold Lake’s 2016 Women of Influence Awards.

More than 100 came out to the event on March 4 at the Cold Lake Seniors Centre to show their support to the nominees.

Of the 29 nominees, winners included Maredith Kelzer for the Arts and Culture Award, Kelli Wispinski for the Business and Professional Award, Janelle Sloychuk for the Volunteer and Community Award and Sheryl McCormick for the Health and Wellness Award.

This year’s Overall Woman of Influence Award went to local artist Pat Coulter.

In 2015, Coulter made big waves in the local, provincial, national and internaltional art scene.

This summer, Coulter was featured on the cover of Art Business News magazine and included in their list of Top 40 Artists to Watch This Year.

This past winter, Coulter was one of 47 world artists included in an online art exhibition through New York’s Manhattan Arts International. Most recently, Coulter was approached by PBS to be featured in their television progra, “Put Some Colour In your Life.” The episode was filmed this page January and is n ow up on YouTube.

Coulter was awestruck upon hearing her name announced as the overall winnter.

“I’m thrilled and humbled because often art is just considered something or a nice little hobby,” she said. “I’m glad to see that an artist can be considered for an overall award.”

“I’m also really glad to see that women are being celebrated and I think there are so many women here tonight who’ve just done great things and it’s a wonderful time to reflect on all of the challenges women face and how htey cope and it’s a good time to celebrate.” …

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Exhibit: Mighty Chroma, November 2015

Patricia Coulter at the opening of the 'Mighty Chroma' show at the Naess Gallery, Edmonton AB, November 2015

Patricia Coulter at the opening of the ‘Mighty Chroma’ show at the Naess Gallery, Edmonton AB, November 2015

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Article: Healing-Power-of-Art.org, August 18, 2015

Moving Toward The Light With Fluid Abstract Paintings

[Excerpt:] When my beautiful young daughter was killed by a drunk driver, it was as if I had been driving across a frozen lake in the middle of winter and suddenly, without warning, fell down, down, into a dark place. I knew I would eventually swim up to the light but for the longest time, I struggled. I often thought, “Really, what is the point of anything!”

People rally around you when you suffer devastating loss but eventually, you have to move forward on your own. A lot of recovery was just one step at a time, one foot in front of the other. I couldn’t imagine a future, I couldn’t see hope! I was just so sad. I was thankful to have a supportive spouse, a demanding job that didn’t leave a lot of time for pondering, and some friends who often said, “Let’s go for a walk!”

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Article: Art Business News, Summer 2015

Top 40 Artists to Watch

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Cover art: “Brimming.” © Patricia Coulter

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Incite 2: Color Passions (Incite: The Best of Mixed Media) – November 12, 2014
by Tonia Jenny (Editor)

featuring the art of Patricia Coulter

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AcrylicWorks: Ideas and Techniques for Today’s Artists (AcrylicWorks: The Best of Acrylic Painting) – 2014
by Nancy Reyner

featuring the art of Patricia Coulter