Terrill Welch Gallery

An Art Gallery in the middle of everywhere….

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We have physically moved and now have three visiting opportunities in two locations…

ISLAND TIME ART – 492 Dalton Drive.
Open the same hours as Dragonfly Gallery, 10-5 Thursday through Monday and closed Tuesday and Wednesday. No appointment is required and drop in browsing is most welcome. 

Terrill Welch Gallery Pod – 428 Luff Rd.
OPEN DAILY 11-4 for walk in self-browsing. No appointment or special arrangements are necessary.

In addition, the Terrill’s Home Studio – is also at 428 Luff Rd. Open by appointment.

If you would like to make an appointment a home studio visit, call 250-744-4560, or email tawelch@shaw.ca to make arrangements. We would love to hear from you!

Thank you everyone for your continued support! We look forward to sharing our past shows with you while we wait for our new locations to open for your browsing pleasure:

Terrill Welch solo show “Stepping Lightly: pandemic life within our landscape
June 9 – August 30, 2021

Summer Group show with Jody Waldie, Jennifer Peers, Glenda King and Terrill Welch “Next to the Salish Sea
June 24 – September 6, 2021

Terrill Welch
Gallery Owner and Artist


Getting here by BC Ferries:

From Vancouver Ferry reservations can be made during busy periods at no extra cost. Reserve on-line at www.bcferries.com or call toll free in BC 1-888-223-3779  Arrive 30-40 minutes ahead of scheduled times.

From Vancouver Island the ferry to Mayne Island leaves from Swartz Bay. Consult the schedule and again arrive 30-40 minutes ahead of scheduled times. No reservation are necessary (or possible).

Getting here by Float Plane from downtown Vancouver or Vancouver Airport:

Salt Spring Air offers daily scheduled service between Mayne Island and Vancouver Airport and Downtown Vancouver.
Tel: 1-877-537-9880 www.saltspringair.com

Seair Seaplanes offers daily scheduled service between Mayne Island and Vancouver Airport.
Tel: 1-800-447-3247 www.seairseaplanes.com

If you arrive by Float plane you will arrive in Miners Bay and we are happy to meet you and bring you to visit the two Terrill Welch Gallery locations.


Arbutus Room October 7, 2020 – February 7, 2021

Arbutus Room – first group show May – October 2020

Opening of the Terrill Welch Gallery Arbutus Room

Summer 2020 solo exhibition of Terrill Welch’s Island Time paintings in the gallery’s main Garden Room.

Island Time Summer 2020 Terrill Welch Gallery Garden Room

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Solo Exhibition “Paintings of the Salish Sea” November 1 – 9, 2019 From 11-4 Friday, Saturday and Sunday on the first weekend and Friday and Saturday on the second weekend as well as by appointment on any of the days between November 1st and 9th.

Small and large landscape and seascape paintings, by internationally collected, contemporary Canadian artist, Terrill Welch, brush an ancient song in painting notes of movement and mystery across the canvases.

Solo Exhibition “Earth, Sea and Sky” July 12 – Sept 1, 2019 at https://terrillwelchartist.com/2019/07/10/earth-sea-and-sky-opens/

Step into the west coast landscape one powerful painting at a time with internationally collected, contemporary Canadian artist, Terrill Welch.

Between Here and There solo exhibition – From May 17th to July 7, 2019 Canadian contemporary landscape paintings from north central to the southwest coast of British Columbia will be showing at the Terrill Welch Gallery on Mayne Island. 

From crashing waves to a quiet ebbing tide, you will be at the edge of sea with contemporary landscape painter Terrill Welch in her current show – The Sea and Me. The solo exhibition opens Friday, July 27th and is up until Saturday, Saturday 22, 2018 at the Terrill Welch Gallery on Mayne Island in British Columbia, Canada.

Recent gallery talk with Terrill Welch….

Large oil paintings of trees, mostly arbutus trees,  grace the walls of the Terrill Welch Gallery from Friday, May 18, 2018 to Sunday, July 23, 2018. Trees: As we breathe is an invitation, a reminder to our human connect to trees for our very breath.

Rendered in each brushstroke is Canadian west coast landscape artist Terrill Welch’s passion and pure pleasure in trees. More about this show, including a short video, is available HERE.

Previously in the Terrill Welch Gallery there was a two artist show with Lena Levin from the San Francisco Bay Area in California and Terrill Welch from Mayne Island in British Columbia.


Earth & Water: A Conversation On Edge opens Friday April 13, 2018 and will be up until May 13, 2018. This will begin the gallery’s regular hours of 11 – 4 on Friday, Saturday, Sunday and holiday Monday’s. More information about this first show of the season is available HERE.

Open – Terrill Welch Gallery, early April to mid November on Friday, Saturday, Sunday, holiday Mondays 11-4 and by appointment year round.

Video preview of the October 6 – November 19, 2017 show “Mayne Islands Landscapes Small and Large”. This show will close the Terrill Welch Gallery season.

After November 12, 2018, the gallery will become Terrill Welch’s winter studio until mid April 2019. You are welcome to drop in and see what she is working on or make an appointment for a more specific browse either at the gallery or her home studio during the winter months.

The gallery is located at 478 Village Bay Rd in Miners Bay

Mayne Island, B.C., Canada

Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and 11 – 4

From spring to fall.

And by appointment at other times of the week and year.

Online 24/7  at Artwork by Terrill Welch

c. 250.744.4560               tawelch@shaw.ca

Our Focus – A Brush with Life.

Our Art – Brings you moments during an ordinary day, rendered with distinction.

Our Reach – Features internationally collected Canadian landscape painter Terrill Welch.

Our Collectors – Have a deep personal appreciation for each piece in their collection.

Come in, take your time, enjoy!

Video preview of the September 1 to October 1, 2017 show “Still and Not So Still Life” on Youtube at:

Video preview of the August 4- 27, 2017 show “Reaching Shore” on Youtube at:

We look forward to your visit to the Terrill Welch Gallery!

Galleries, Shows, Solo Exhibitions

Terrill Welch’s work can also occasionally be viewed and purchased through other galleries and venues. These listings are provided for your convenience and change frequently.

OTHER BRICKS AND MORTAR GALLERIES and Venues showing Terrill Welch paintings now or in the future –

Solo Exhibition “Mayne Island Landscapes” Sept 1 – Sept 30, 2019 at the Mayne Island Remax Office, hosted by Realtor Brenda Dean. 

Solo exhibition “Between Islands on the Salish Sea” at the Galiano Public Library on Galiano Island, British Columbia from Wednesday, September 12 to Friday, October 26, 2018.

Solo exhibition “Light of Place Exposed, Landscapes by Terrill Welch can be viewed in the main gallery at The Station House Gallery in Williams Lake, British Columbia from Thursday, April 5 to Saturday, April 28, 2018.


Artwork Archive for original oil paintings and quick acrylic painting sketches

Redbubble portfolio for photography and painting prints and merchandise

HOME STUDIO VISITS – are still possible by appointment.

Home Studio Visits – make an appointment with the artist to view Terrill’s work at a time that is convenient for both of you.


Solo exhibition “Between Islands and the Salish Sea at the Galiano Public Library on Galiano Island, British Columbia from September 10 to October 26, 2018.

Solo exhibition “Light of Place Exposed, Landscapes by Terrill Welch can be viewed in the main gallery at The Station House Gallery in Williams Lake, British Columbia from Thursday, April 5 to Saturday, April 28, 2018.


Solo exhibition “West to East Coast Canadian Landscapes in Paint” at the Shavasana Art Gallery & Café, Mayne Island, B.C. from June 30th to August 13th 2017.

Art!Vancouver Fair May 25 – 28, 2017 at the Vancouver Conference Centre, East 999 Canada Place. Terrill Welch is showing her paintings with three other Canadian artists in 30 feet of booth space sponsored by Artists in Canada.

Southern Gulf Islands Regional Art Show April 21 – 23, 2017 during Festival Active Pass at the Ag Hall on Mayne Island BC.

Mayne Independent Artists Spring Art Gala March 10 – 12, 2017 at the Ag Hall on Mayne Island BC.


Terrill Welch, larger landscape paintings, solo show “Above The Stacks – Land and Sea” September 1st to October 31, 2016 at Emily Carr Branch of Greater Victoria Library, 101-3521 Blanshard St. (at Uptown) in Victoria B.C. Open Mon – Sat 10:00am to 6:00pm. Closed Sundays.

Solo exhibition of east coast painting sketches and west coast paintings, including live painting demonstration using reference material to create large oil paintings at the Mayne Island Community Centre, Saturday, July 9th 1 pm -4 pm and Sunday July 10th 11 am – 4 pm.

Southern Gulf Islands Arts Council Summer Group Show “Sizzle & Splash” at the Mayne Island Library July 1 – September 15, 2016

Three large Canadian contemporary landscape paintings will be exhibited and represented by Art Gallery of Greater Victoria,  1040 Moss Street in
from January to April 2017.

A three artists show at the Cornerstone Art Gallery,  609 West Hastings Street in Vancouver from mid February to mid May 2016 that will include four west coast Canadian contemporary landscape paintings.

Solo Pop-up show – “Sense of Place” at The Groove on Mayne Island, British Columbia Canada. This is a ticketed fusion art/food event on Sunday evening event February 21, 2016 with New York style gallery set up. The show will also be available for viewing during Monday February 22, 2016.

Group Show at the Cornerstone Art Gallery as part of the Artists In Canada representation at Art! Vancouver 2016 Art Fair Venue. May 15th to August 15, 2016. An Artists in Canada Premium Member’s work is reviewed to ensure a high standard of quality. Discriminating buyers, Art Galleries and art patrons may consider them as Canada’s up and coming artists to be watched and collected.


Juried Show – Sooke Fine Arts Show. The show and sale open to public July 24 to August 3, 2015. There are 375+ pieces of investment-quality juried selections from 2015 jurors Chief Rande Cook, Meghan Hildebrand and Craig Sibley. Terrill Welch has two paintings that have been accepted into this show. Both of these works are now sold. More information at www.sookefinearts.com

Solo Exhibition – “West Coast Landscape as Home” Opening Saturday April 4, 2015 through to May 31, 2015. Camassia Cafe, 574 Fernhill Road, Mayne Island B.C. Canada.

Group displayArt! Vancouver 2015 Art Fair Venue. May 21-23 2015  with Artists In Canada Premium Members. An Artists in Canada Premium Member’s work is reviewed to ensure a high standard of quality. Discriminating buyers, Art Galleries and art patrons may consider them as Canada’s up and coming artists to be watched and collected.

For information about earlier selected shows and exhibition please see About Terrill Welch.