Originally from Ottawa, Beth Bouffard currently lives and paints full-time on the north shore of Lake Huron. She completed her B.A. in Fine Arts at McMaster University.
Beth’s artwork, in various mediums, has been in many group and solo shows over the past 4 decades.
Beth’s recent work in pastel has been well received, earning several 1st prizes and 4 Best of Show awards.
Beth was the “Distinguished Artist” for the 31st Annual La Cloche Art Show in July 2008.
She was also chosen to be one of the artists for the Willisville Mountain Project, which toured the province in 2009/10.
Beth’s work is in many private and public collections (including the Province of Ontario).
She has been awarded Signature Status from both The Pastel Society of Eastern Canada (PSEC) and Pastel Artists Canada (PAC). In 2016, Beth was awarded Master Pastellist status (MPAC) by Pastel Artists Canada.
Beth’s pastels can be seen at Perivale Gallery in Spring Bay on Manitoulin Island.