Pat Luders, Sculptor

A Bronze....PLUS

Celebrate a remarkable individual by commissioning a bronze portrait. Surprise them with a mountain holiday linked to their sittings!

Imagine linking the creation of a Portrait in Bronze with a holiday for the Subject in the ruggedly beautiful Canadian Rocky Mountains of Eastern British Columbia.  This incredible area of Eastern BC, known as "The Valley of aThousand Peaks" is easily accessible by well maintained highways, and an International Airport in Cranbrook BC just an hour away.   Calgary International Airport is just 3 hours away.

Pat would be delighted to assist in planning your surprise gift. Don't hesitate to call!

Sports enthusiasts will relish the 18 spectacular golf courses, 6 major ski resorts, hiking trails, challenging cycling trails and white water rafting. 

There are many relaxing activities as well, including soaking in the world famous natural hot pools at Radium and Fairmont while enjoying magnificent scenery, reading a book at the beach, enjoying a massage or exploring the shop and galleries.  Enthusiastic Birders and animal watchers come to this area because of its famous migration fly-way and a unique opportunity to view many species of wildlife.

For those who enjoy the arts the valley is home to a broad array of talented visual and performing artists as well as high calibre visiting performers. There are many quality commercial and community galleries featuring local and Canadian artists.

Valley Maps and Tourist Information:

For more information about our beautiful valley contact the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce www.cvchamber.ca

Cultural and local updates:

Columbia Valley Arts Council  www.columbiavalleyarts.com

Columbia Valley Pioneer: www.columbiavalleypioneer.com

The Valley Echo: www.columbiavalleyecho.com

Bird enthusiasts may like to take in exciting annual “Wings over the Rockies Bird Festival”  during the first week in May: www.wingsovertherockies.orgcoming in to Invermere. 

Accommodation:

The closest resort to Labyrinth Studio is “Fairmont Hot Springs Resort”, a full service resort 5 minutes away. You can “soak in natural mineral hot pools, golf, swim, hike, ski, spa, eat, sleep" at: www.fairmonthotspringsresort.com

“Windermere Lakeside B&B”  is a lovely Bed & Breakfast 15 minutes from Pat's Labyrinth Studio. www.windermerelakesidebb.com

Many more options at www.cvchamber.ca