Karen Louise Jones is a Victoria based artist who recently completed the Diploma of Fine Arts program at the Vancouver Island School of Art. Prior to this she did three years of part-time study at the Victoria College of Art. Karen has a 28-year long career in the financial industry, and approaches her painting practice with the same focused discipline that has shaped her business success. Her paintings contain a high level of precision and have been described as: “austere, unsettling yet captivating, intellectually challenging and emotive”. Karen’s most recent works are influenced by geometric abstraction, minimalism, and technology. Her work is in several private collections in Canada.