Hello! I am Rita Thorp and I paint contemporary abstract art for art lovers like you to connect with your feelings and experiences thru my art.

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2024 is going to be an AWESOME year for you and me!

I am super excited to announce that Michele Doucette and I have a date set for our upcoming collaborative art show at the Porsche Centre here in Calgary, Alberta. Save the evening of Friday, May 31 to come join us.

More info on how to acquire tickets for our show and the raffle will be announced soon. Together Michele and I painted a unique art piece…YES a Porsche 911 Hood that will be raffled off during the evening of our show with proceeds going to one of our favorite non profit organizations called CUPS.

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Transform your space into AWESOME with my original paintings.

Sneak preview of two paintings that will be offered at the art show on May 31. Although these paintings below are not listed for sale here, they will be offered to my Newsletter Subscribers first and if not sold they will be for sale at the show.

Both paintings are 36 X 36 Acrylic on Canvas 1.5 profile

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Take a peek at Testimonials (under menu) that displays my paintings in art collectors’ spaces and what they say about my artwork.