Betty Bishop Hangs Here …

               A Canadian senior citizen hangs her Paintings and other works of art in the Internet. 

My late Father - William Humphrey Gillies 1899 to 1957. 

22”x18” Oil on Canvas

My youngest granddaughter -Jessica. 

28”x22” Oil on Canvas 

My oldest Granddaughter - Shannon Crandell.  8” X 6” Oil on Canvas

My daughter Barbara and her husband in Parry Sound. 5.5” x 9” Oil on wood panel.

My late brother - Bob Gillies - 1935/1953  

Oil on Canvas - 22” x 18”

Kirkland Kabins -1948  Oil on Canvas 24” x 30” - My father [in back with the white hair] built the cabins. Thats me in the orange dress,sister Janet in the blue sunsuit. Mary in Mauve. I replaced some of the guests heads with my neighbours heads at the time I did the painting!

This painting has been honoured twice - once when the Thornbury Library chose it for a poster advertising an exhibition and a second time in 2018 when it was chosen for exhibition in the TD Trust Exhibition. GIFTED

Neil and Ellen Elizabeth  Gillies, my father’s parents on the veranda of the Homestead in Esquesing Township near Milton. 36” x 24” Oil on Canvas. She painted. I have her water lilies on Black Velvet on my wall. I never met these grandparents. 

My Great Grandmother Campbell from Ballinafad, Ontario - I don’t know as much about her as I would like to. I haven’t painted her husband yet - he looks very cross. 30” x 24” Oil on Canvas.

My middle Granddaughter Laura when she was a little girl and then on on the day she was married in Calgary. Both paintings are 12” x 12”. Oil on Canvas.

A one room school house at Wasaga Beach in 1947. I wear a pink sweater and green skirt. My brother is behind me wearing a green tie and my sister is beside the teacher wearing pink. 3 panels each 24” x 36” -  Oil on Canvas

My late sweet  Josie, Oil on Canvas - 12” x 12”

My kids getting drunk on Freshie. 30” x 24” Oil on Canvas.

My sister, me, my brothers [Janet wasn’t born yet] and my grandmother’s (1937) Buick with a rumble seat. 16” x 30” Oil on Canvas. SPOKEN FOR … 

Me in the Sea. This was when I lived in Greece. I swam in the Mediterranean most every night. 24” x 18” Acrylic on Canvas.

My granddaughter Jessica in Atlanta.  34” x 24”, Oil on Canvas

Self Portrait  10” x 8” Oil on Canvas - Yikes!

Jessie - 5”x7” Oil on Canvas

My Grandmother - Nellie Campbell. She owned and operated Green Gables at Wasaga Beach and lived in Fort Worth, Florida in the winter. 30” x 24” Oil on Canvas. Thats me on the porch.

My Family - the photo and the 10”x 12” oil painting on Panel. 2012

My family sitting in air - Oil on Canvas - 24 x 30”

Self Portrait “Bad Hair Day” 30” x 24” Oil on Canvas 

Me in my Queen Street studio. Moving day! 18” x 24” Oil on Canvas

Self Portrait - Oil on Canvas - 12” x 12”