About the Book
Valerie is an accomplished Canadian artist achieving membership in the Ontario Society of Artists and the Master Pastelist designation. This book includes 20 paintings of life's simple pleasures and feelings captured.. www.valerieashton.com
Art has always been a big part of my life but it wasn't until 1998 that I began to work at it seriously. Since then my paintings have been shown in over 50 exhibitions throughout Canada and been recognized with various awards.