Colin Hamilton- Artist

Colin Hamilton- founder, designer, and wood worker of Thuja Wood Art.

  • graduated with a BA minor in studio art from Principia College; self taught wood worker in mortise and tenon joinery.
  • Nominated for a Mystic Award (sustainability in business, BC Innovation Council) 2010
  • 2014- Iron, Wood and Canvas- a collaborative art show at Sea Star Winery on Pender Island with Stan Oglov (magnetic sculpture) and Malcolm and Sandra Armstrong (paintings).
  • Spring 2014- featured in Aqua Magazine, published in Salt Spring Island.
  • summers 2014/2015- Art in the Orchard, Pender Island.
  • July 2015- Art Off The Fence, Pender Island
  • FibresWest 2016 Vancouver- won peoples choice award for collaborative piece ‘The Offering’ with metal lace artist Lenka Suchanek
  • Continuing representation at Talisman Gallery, Pender Island
  • June 2018- ‘Our Coast’ multi artist exhibition at Talisman Gallery, Pender Island
  • July 2018- ‘Forest Reflections multi artist exhibition at Talisman Gallery, Pender Island