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About Wilma.

Wilma is the artist behind Travel'Art. Born and raised in Frankfurt (Germany), she and her family moved to Sarnia Lambton in 2011. Although she always dabbled in various artistic endeavours, in 2020 she started to seriously pursue art. At that time, she also took the challenge of teaching herself to paint with pastels. The immediacy of pastels, along with the luscious colors and textures captivated her. Her contemporary work is focused on local landscapes and seascapes. Wilma's work was part of several exhibitions, she displayed her originals & prints at local businesses and galleries. Waves are the artist's recurring theme and Lake Huron is a continuing source of inspiration. In September 2023 she won the Panel's Choice Award at the ART COMP in London, Ontario. 

A life-changing event.

Past events & exhibitions


Backyard Market at Valley Axe in Sarnia


Gallery in the Grove, Gifts of the Season 


Rotary Art in the Park, Sarnia

United We Stand Event , Sarnia

Handmade for the Holidays, Lawrence House in Sarnia  


Juried Exhibitions & Events

TOP 48  Call out for Colour! Gallery in the Grove 

TOP 100 Art Comp, 100 Kellogg Lane in London, Ontario

1st place winner: Panel's Choice Award

ART IN THE PARK, Petrolia 


Juried Exhibitions & Events

Floyd Gibson member's exhibition, Lawrence House in Sarnia

Gallery in the Grove, established in 1980, is a volunteer-run registered charitable organization that fosters awareness, appreciation, and pride in the artistic achievements of both emerging and established visual artists in our area and throughout Canada.

Travel'Art at the Gallery in the Grove:
a wide selection of frameable art prints
Gallery in the Grove, Gift Shop
First quarter of 2024
Please visit the Gallery's website and/or social media for more information

Local Motif is a charming gift store in the heart of Sarnia. The perfect stop to purchase high-quality and tasteful home decor. 

Travel'Art at Local Motif:
a selection of original artwork & art prints
Local Motif, 850 Colborne, Sarnia
Date: all year
Please visit the store's social media for more information


River Bank & Co. started in 2017 as a tiny pop up shop that put down roots and grew into the rich collection of local artists, makers and vendors it is today.

Travel'Art at River Bank & Co.:
the original painting "Riptide" is available for purchase 
River Bank & Co.
172 Front Street N, Sarnia
first months of 2024
Please visit the store's social media for more information


Where to find Travel'Art in 2024?

Booked events 2024


Rotary Art in the Park, Sarnia

September 7, 2024

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