Jori Warren, Canada$150
60" x 32", Acrylic on canvas, CAN$7,250.00 Unframed - Available for Sale
To celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday, I wanted to honor our money and as our paper notes go out of production, I did not want to lose these iconic images, the beauty, my history with them growing up. As with all my currency paintings, I created "Notes of Interest" cards, detailing some interesting money facts, like this 1969 $1banknote showcases Canada's Coat of Arms that states our motto, "A Mari Usque Ad Mare" which in latin means "From Sea to Sea". As an added challenge for myself, if you count the currency, it adds up to "Canada$150.