John Newby Gallery & Tea Room

John Newby grew up in Burlington, Ontario and his main gallery is located on Queen Street in Niagara Falls. John has been drawing and painting for over 50 years and received his formal training at the Ontario College of Art in Toronto.

He has worked as a full-time artist for the past 25 years. Prior to this he was a Police Officer for 10 years and also a Firefighter for another 10 years, painting on a part-time basis. He has produced over 200 original paintings in acrylics, plus a large number of pastels, oils, and pencil drawings.