Artist Teresa Wegrzyn was born in Poland where she obtained a degree in Civil Engineering at the Warsaw University of Technology. In 1981 she and her family immigrated to Canada settling in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Attracted by the beauty of the West Coast, she later moved to New Westminster, B.C. Where she now lives and works.
After several years of working in an unrelated field, and inspired by the beauty of her new environment, Teresa regained her passion for painting and determined that it would become her life's work. The joy and satisfaction she derives from playing with color and light is evident in her bright and highly textured abstracts which shimmer with light and pure colors. It is her belief that every artist leaves a little piece of their soul in each of their works which remains locked within the image forever.
Teresa's paintings are in numerous private collections in Canada, the United States, Europe and Australia, and in 2013 she was honored with a seat on the jury... Read More
I was born in Poland where I finished my degree in Civil Engineering at the Warsaw University of Technology.In 1980, I had my first daughter. In1981,my family and I immigrated to Winnipeg, Manitoba-Canada where we spent13 years before moving to New Westminster, bc. I had always wanted to move to British Columbia where I could enjoy the beauty of the Westcoat.
I have been painting for as long as I can remember, however, due to employment in unrelated field,I gave up creating artwork for many years. Over the last 3 years,I started painting again and the passon has come back to me stronger than ever.I truly love to paint. I paint because it brings me great joy and finally I have decided to share my art with YOU, the public.I paint with acrylic and I am especially drawn to bright colors and highly texture abstract paintings. I hope you find joy in my paintings.
I truly love to paint.