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An original abstract painting featuring an orange dot. Created by Janet Strayer a Canadian artist.


Beauty • Inspiration • Delight

Welcome to Janet Strayer Art, where contemporary art connects our inner and outer worlds. A fine-art painter and mixed media artist who values diversity in both art and life, Janet has lived and worked in many parts of the world, experiences that find their way into her artwork. Her art is exhibited and collected internationally. Also a published author and a featured writer for an art magazine, she now writes Creative LIfe News online about art, travel, and creative life. Works on this site are available from the artist or gallery representatives. Her full-time art studio is on Saturna Island, B.C

 Art Store Sales

You can  purchase original artwork directly from artist online. No commission fees or tax. Free delivery in greater Vancouver. All paintings throughout  the entire site (browse the Artwork menu) can be purchased .This "Art Store" features relatively small-sized art: affordable, easy to travel, and great gifts.

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Land-Sea Series


Wings Series

Flow & 3D Series

Unique painting created as part of the 'wings' series by Janet Strayer Art

Time Travel

FiguringOutTheUniverse a unique painting by Canadian artist Janet Strayer

Abstract Encounters 

Where waters meet an abstract painting by contemporary artist Janet Strayer

Spirit of Place

ForestGroveMidFinal a painting created by Saturna Island visual artist Janet Strayer


Janet Strayer

Creative Life News is a monthly illustrated column on adventures in art, travel, and creative living. Written with some wit and analysis, it explores cultural ideas and images, along with occasional tips.


What kind of visual art interests you: Realistic? Abstract? Add your input to this quick 3-item survey used (anonymously) to focus on art-related columns I write.

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