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Kelsey VandenHoek

"Brother's Brook" Painting Acrylic on canvas

Kelsey VandenHoek

Kelsey VandenHoek is an Orangeville local, having lived here since she was 8 years old. She specializes in acrylic landscapes, or as she likes to call them, Naturalistic Reveries.

She has always loved nature but is relatively new to painting. She originally trained as, and was, a professional chef for years, before an ongoing battle with an autoimmune disease forced her to give up that dream and she turned to painting as an outlet for her creativity. Within a 3 year span, in the midst of her new diagnosis and leaving behind her career, she got married, bought a house and had two kids.

She only began painting in June of 2017 and quickly discovered her ability to discern colours and textures in the views she sees out the window. With a husband who is a chef and two small children to raise she’s a very busy woman but she still finds the time for the art she loves, and is passing that love to the next generation as her daughters love to paint alongside her.

Featured above:  “Brother’s Brook” – Acrylic on Canvas

Contact Information

For commissioned works, please email:  kelseyvandenhoek@hotmail.com

Phone:  (519) 278-0210

Email:  kelseyvandenhoek@hotmail.com

Instagram: instagram.com/chesh_vdhoek_art

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**New Display** Familiar scene in this area... OAG's Genni Selby's #acrylic artwork "Old Barn, Caledon" at #HeadwatersHealthcare #Art Display - Too many paintings to take in all at once! #giftidea #fundraising #localartist ... See MoreSee Less

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**New Display** In case you missed it - OAG's Felicity Berti's #acrylic artwork "Waterfall Mist" at #HeadwatersHealthcare #Art Display - on exhibit now!
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**New Display** OAG's Jessica Sahm exhibits her #colouredpencil artwork "Tiger" now at the #HeadwatersHealthcare #Art Display. Lots of new artwork to see and enjoy. #giftidea #localartist ... See MoreSee Less

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**New Display** Inspired by her cultural roots, OAG's Donna Hosken exhibits her #oilpainting, one of a series, "Powwow Dancer 1" at the #HeadwatersHealthcare #Art Display. Enjoy "Powwow Dancer 2" - along with lots of new artwork on display. #giftidea #supportlocalartists ... See MoreSee Less

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