Eva Bartel (b. 1951) is best described as a travel artist.  Inspired by the raw beauty of the natural world, she delights in combining, travel, nature and art by making trips in a small motor home throughout Canada and the United States.

She is an architect (retired), who started painting professionally in 1993. Eva Bartel was elected to the Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour in 2010.

Recently her work has been featured in two British books:  Painting in Watercolour, The Indispensable Guide, Brian Webb, 2016 and The Encyclopedia of Watercolour Techniques, Hazel Harrison, 2017