“I am compelled to paint. It's in my nature. My art is inspired by my travels around the world and by the beauty I see in nature. I paint landscapes, flowers and unique objects in oils on canvas from my own photos. I hope the viewer can connect with nature and travel the world through my art.”
Doreen Dyet is an established artist based in Ottawa, Canada, with a rich history of artistic expression dating back to the 1990s. Following her retirement from the Federal Public Service, Doreen immersed herself fully in her passion for art, devoting her time to painting and contributing actively to the local arts community.
With a robust background in formal art education and continuous practice, Doreen 's artistic journey has been marked by a dedication to honing her craft. Her involvement in various art organizations, including volunteering on executive boards, underscores her commitment to fostering artistic growth and collaboration within her community.
Doreen 's membership in esteemed art associations and her participation in numerous juried shows attest to the recognition and acclaim her work has garnered over the years. Notably, she was selected as an active member of the Federation of Canadian Artists in 2024, a testament to the quality and merit of her artistic endeavors.
Those interested in experiencing Doreen 's art firsthand can visit her home studio by appointment or explore her diverse portfolio online via her website. Her body of work encompasses commissioned pieces as well as paintings that have found homes in private collections, reflecting both her artistic versatility and the profound connection her creations forge with viewers.
This review was published by Circle Foundation for the Arts © CFA Press ∙ Images are courtesy of the artist