Old School Gallery & Gifts
Terri Rodstrom loves to paint, loves the energy that builds inside and flows out to the tip of the brush. No formal art education, self taught and always learning. “Sure I’ll paint it” was a full time self employed sign painting and murals business in Courtenay BC for 12 years before re-rooting back to the highlands of Victoria, B.C. in 2005.
Working on the 10,000 strokes theory, the more you paint the better you get. Comfortable with the brush and proud to be an Award winner at the Sooke Fine Art Show and Annual Sidney Paint Out and participant in many shows including Sidney Fine Art Shows and Sooke Fine Art Shows.
Local artisan groups and guilds and honored to be First place in 2013 OPUS Outdoor Challenge. Special Mention award Saanich Fall Fair 2013 as well as 3 other awards. Created a Cancellation Stamp for Canada Post in 2000 Terri also is a stained glass artist producing large and small pieces and 6 years as a director at the Coast Collective Art Center. more images of Terri's Artwork can be found at terrirodstrom.weebly.com
One of a kind stained glass nugget spheres, memory stones, and mosaics. Available at my home based studio and select gift shops
Memory stones for a loved one or pet may be custom ordered (50% deposit required) and require two - three weeks (more during peak seasons). Pricing is based on types of glass used, intricacy of the design as well as overall size. Prices for premade stones start at $20, small custom stones start at $40. Pet memorial stones using mid-range glass with a heart and name starts at $60 Premium glass such as SilverCoat and Van Gogh will cost an additional $15 - $25. A custom memory stone is a unique, personalized gift perfect for birthdays, Mother's/Father's Day, weddings (wedding party gifts as well), anniversaries, births or any other occasion. They are weather resistant (protect from extreme weather) making them great for the deck, garden, by the front door or safely tucked inside. Message me to arrange a time to drop by and watch this page for my location during market and craft fair season.