The Fairmont Empress hotel http://www.kplu.org en Empress hotel adds artist-in-residence to luxury accommodations http://www.kplu.org/post/empress-hotel-adds-artist-residence-luxury-accommodations <p>The Fairmont Empress in Victoria, B.C., has all the features you&rsquo;d expect to find in a fancy hotel: luxurious accommodations, fine dining and a spa.</p><p>But the city&#39;s landmark hotel also has its very own &quot;artist-in-residence.&quot; She&#39;s painter <a href="http://www.judymclaren.com/">Judy McLaren</a>, who typically paints commissioned portraits, scenes of the sea as well as landscapes.</p><p> Sun, 25 Dec 2011 16:54:29 +0000 Florangela Davila 3525 at http://www.kplu.org Empress hotel adds artist-in-residence to luxury accommodations