Original Animal Watercolours and Prints

Toronto, Ontario | 13665 Sales


Original Animal Watercolours and Prints

Toronto, Ontario 13665 Sales On Etsy since 2010

5 out of 5 stars

Announcement   Thank you for 8 great years on Etsy. It's been a blast! Please visit my new store www.waterinmypaint.ca


Last updated on 13 Nov, 2018

Thank you for 8 great years on Etsy. It's been a blast! Please visit my new store www.waterinmypaint.ca

Deidre Wicks

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Deidre Wicks

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    I paint animals because animals make me happy

    I started this shop 6 years ago just to see what would happen. At that time I was unhappily working as a freelance pattern drafter because I still didn't think it was possible to make a living as an artist (really, who does!?) Luckily the shop has grown and so has my excitement about it all.

    Unlike many artists who seem to have been born with a paint brush in their hand, the first time I seriously picked up a brush was in Fashion School where I learned how to illustrate. It was illustration, not fashion, that stole my heart.

    I find inspiration in all types of animals but the ones who inspire me the most are the ones who keep me company all day (3 spoiled cats, 1 spoiled dog).

    Shop members

    • Deidre Wicks

      Owner, Maker, Designer

      Artist. Illustrator. Cat Fancier. Dog Lover. No rabbits yet but maybe one day...

    Shop policies

    Last updated on 29 September, 2017
    Thanks for your interest in my art. This shop is dedicated to the bright and lively art of watercolour painting. Who ever said that art had to be serious?

    Accepted payment methods

    • Visa
    • Mastercard
    • American Express
    • Discover
    • Apple Pay
    • Klarna
    • Sofort
    • Ideal
    • Paypal
    • Gift cardAccepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
    Returns and exchanges
    I gladly accept returns and exchanges
    Contact me within: 7 days of delivery
    Ship items back within: 14 days of delivery
    I don't accept cancellations
    But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
    The following items can't be returned or exchanged
    Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
    • Custom or personalised orders
    • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
    • Digital downloads
    • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)
    • Items on sale
    Returns and exchange details
    I will exchange or refund any purchase, but you are responsible for return shipping. If an item is damaged during shipping I will refund all costs or send you another print free of charge. Just convo me if you have any issues with shipping.
    I use Etsy's direct checkout for processing payments so that I can accept a wide range of payment methods. If you have any issues with payment processing you must contact Etsy directly.

    I will cancel any order as long as I am contacted before the order ships. If the order has already shipped you can always return the package for a full refund (minus return shipping costs).

    I charge sales tax to my fellow Canadians. Taxes are automatically calculated at checkout
    I ship through Canada Post using regular letter/parcel post so that you get the lowest possible shipping rate. PLEASE NOTE: Canada Post does NOT include a tracking number with letter post or small parcel post. If you would like express post or a tracking number please convo me for rates.

    All sizes of prints and originals will be shipped in a rigid mailer with extra cardboard for added strength.

    All items are packaged with care. I can ship to any country that Canada Post will deliver to.

    Shipping time from Canada to the US is 6-10+ business days. Overseas shipping will take 2-3+ weeks. Please convo me if you have concerns about your delivery.

    Let me know if you would like it shipped to a different address.

    I always ship items out as soon as possible, usually 48hrs from purchase date. PLEASE NOTE: Depending on my order back log there may be a longer then usual turn around time. I will advise you of any delay if this should happen.
    Additional policies and FAQs
    All of my PRINTS are printed on archival quality textured, matte fine art paper using pigment inks. I work very hard to ensure that my prints look very much like original watercolours.

    Every print comes signed, dated and titled on the back.

    I DO NOT included mats or frames with purchase. All of my prints and originals are standard sizes so framing is easy. Choose a frame that best suits your decor at any home decor, photography, art or home improvement store etc.

    Custom and wholesale orders are always welcome. Convo me for more details.
    The only personal customer details that I have access to are those the customer themselves supply to Etsy to complete an order such as name, email and address. I am only given enough information to complete your order and will never share this data with a 3rd party. Under Canadian Income Tax law I am required to keep data pertaining to my company's sales for 7 years. All information will be destroyed after this date.

    If you have any concerns or questions about how I use your private information please contact me through Etsy's messaging system or directly by email: deidrewicks [!at] yahoo.ca.