The Book and the Art

The book is a compilation of 151 portraits of immigrants to Canada. The artwork was presented in several shows and formats entitled “From All Walks of Life”. The book is available for purchase at:

  • Contact the artist Julia Penny
  • H.P. Tergesen’s in Gimli, Manitoba
  • McNally Robinson in Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • The New Iceland Heritage Museum in Gimli, Manitoba

The portraits were drawn on cradled, birch panels that were gessoed and sanded several times. The portraits are available for purchase at $75 each and prints are available for $20 each, plus shipping. Contact Julia at