Rick Bond is an established western Canadian artist, who currently lives and paints full time near Vernon, BC, Canada. He was born in Victoria, B.C. and grew up in the Gulf Islands off the west coast near Vancouver.
Rick started his painting career in 1980. He took his training through the Emily Carr Outreach program, Okanagan University College, Pearson College Summer School, Victoria, Federation of Canadian Artists and other professional artists' workshops.