Bethany Handfield’s Artist CV: Selected Exhibitions

See current work at Little Long Studios in Penticton, BC

Solo Exhibitions

2016      Artist in Residence, Bead Trails Experience

2015      Bee Alchemy & the Resurrection of Dreaming, Penticton Art Gallery

2014      Peaceful Garden, Penticton City Council Chambers

2012      Busy Cities & the Things Unseen, Summerland Art Gallery

Dual Exhibitions

2014       Efflorescence (with Judy Millar), Penticton Arts Council

2013       Our Journey: The Healing Power of Art (with Kim Greenhow), Penticton Arts Council 

2011        Untangled (with Thea Haubrich), Penticton Arts Council

Group Exhibitions


  • Resurgence, The Long Gallery
  • Bots & Beats, Saint Germain
  • Brilliant Moments, Anomaly Art House
  • Winter Show, ArtVine, Summerland
  • Whimsy Peaks, Rotary Centre for the Arts, Kelowna
  • Scenes to Warm the Heart, Nest & Nectar


  • Imagine Denmark, Kunstvaerket Galleri, Vitapark, Odder, Denmark
  • Shades of Brilliance, Penticton Art Gallery
  • Beard, Saint Germain Cafe & Gallery
  • So Board, Saint Germain Cafe & Gallery
  • George & Friends, Penticton Arts Council
  • Rip Off Artists - Canada 150 (as Maud Lewis), Crow's Nest / Oliver Arts Council
  • Little Bit of Everything X, Penticton Arts Council
  • Brilliant Moments, Peachland Art Gallery


  • Intimate Dream Collective, Penticton Arts Council (Organizer)
  • Unless Market Rain Barrels, Kelowna Art Gallery
  • Rip Off Artists - The Scream, Crow's Nest / Oliver Arts Council
  • Waxing Poetic 2016, Martin Street Gallery
  • Various, 557 Artists Block


  • Christmas for the Critters, The Elite (Fundraiser for AlleyCats Alliance - co-organizer with K. Lee)
  • Waxing Poetic 2015: Encaustic Art in the Okanagan, Shatford Centre


  • Waxing Poetic 2014: Encaustic Art in the Okanagan, Shatford Centre
  • Shatford Subjectives (Faculty Show), Shatford Centre
  • Summerland Art Walk, Bead Trails
  • A Little Bit of Everything VII,Leir House/Penticton Arts Council
  • Welcome/Home, Penticton Art Gallery Exhibition Book


  • Waxing Poetic: Encaustic Art in the Okanagan, Shatford Centre
  • Fall Show,  Tumbleweed Gallery 
  • Living the Creative Life,  Shatford Centre
  • Summer Show,  Tumbleweed Gallery
  • Mad Hatter: Into the Subconscious, Arts Council of the Central Okanagan
  • A Little Bit of Everything VI Leir House, Penticton Arts Council


  • South Okanagan Impressions, Penticton Museum 
  • Small Wonders, Penticton Art Gallery
  • Project 113 at Project 113 , The Cannery
  • A Little Bit of Everything V, Penticton Arts Council


  • Small Wonders, Penticton Art Gallery
  • First Friday Art Walk, Columbia River Gallery in Troutdale, Oregon
  • Encaustic Masters: Inspirational Visual Voices International Juried Show, The Columbia River Gallery in Troutdale, Oregon 
  • Passion for Painting (FCA-SOS), Tinhorn Creek Vineyards


  • Originals Only (FCA-SOS), The Lang Winery
  • Harmony, Leir House 
  • 33rd Starry, Starry Night, Penticton Art Gallery
  • A Little Bit of Everything III, Penticton Arts Council 
  • Legacies 2010, Penticton Art Gallery