About

 

EDUCATION

  • Ontario College of Art & Design, Bachelor of Design, Foundation Studies
  • Toronto School of Art, Advanced Acrylics

ARTIST FACILITATOR 

  • 2009-17  City of Toronto, Parks & Recreation – Painting, Drawing at Masaryk-Cowan & Trinity Bellwoods
  • 2013-14  C.A.M.H. geriatric patients, private lessons in watercolour
  • 2014  C.A.M.H., The Arts Café, drawing, painting using various media, techniques
  • 2011-13  Workman Arts – Painting in Watercolours & Acrylics
  • 2013    Regent Park – Drawing & Painting classes
  • 2007-11 6 St Joseph House – Drawing, Painting classes (Design & Technique)

COMMISSIONS & PROJECTS 

  • The Ontario Human Rights Commission: reproducing photos of painting
  • “Boxed In” painting, selected for juried Being Scene exhibition and sold to organization
  • City of Toronto, Bell Cable boxes – designed,  two murals, Yorkville and YWCA Daycare, Toronto
  • C.A.M.H: Mosaics – lobby, Inter-Generational Wellness Centre, 18 month project
  • C.A.M.H: “Problem Gambling”, “Smoking Cessation” ,  Health Videos, actor
  • CA.M.H: “Role Playing” actor for therapists’ study
  • Chalk the Block – Dundas Street West Neighborhood, street festival
  • Building Homes Book: Cartoons – Reverend Rodger Hunter, Chaplain
  • Book of Silly Poems: Cartoons – Jaymz Bee – Jazz.fm Radio
  • CAMH – private artworks for employees
  • Ministry of Environment, Community and Social Services, O.D.S.P. employees
  • Private commissions, USA & CANADA

EXHIBITIONS – 2017

  • C.A.M.H.,  December Christmas arts and crafts
  • De Profundis – paintings chosen for 30th Anniversary of Workmanarts evening
  • Full of Beans Roastery Art Gallery – July, August
  • Workman Art POP UP Gallery – “Mixed States” group portrait project
  • Office of Nathaniel Erskine-Smith, M.P. Beaches-East York, January
  • Roaming Art Gallery – Brioche Doree Restaurant, January

2016

  • Roaming Art Gallery – Brioche Doree Restaurant, May
  • Creative on Queen, C.A.M.H., September & December
  • Gerrard Art Square Gallery, August
  • Aboveground Art Store, Beach location, July
  • Gwartzman Art Supplies, June
  • Spring Arts and Crafts Show, C.A.M.H., May

2015

  • A.M.H., Pre – Christmas Arts & Crafts
  • Touched By Fire group exhibition, juried
  • Gwartzmans – Artist Materials – solo artist exhibit
  • Toronto Art Collective, Tantra group exhibit
  • Full of Beans Roastery, solo exhibit

2014

  • Touched By Fire – juried group exhibition
  • SHOW Gallery – Christmas exhibition
  • Luc Sculpture Annual Art & Craft Show
  • A.M.H., Creative on Queen, Fall
  • Full of Beans Roastery – solo exhibit
  • Toronto Art Collective, Tantra exhibit – “Two Artists”
  • Art Fusion Festival, Outdoor Festival
  • Westland Gallery Square Foot Exhibit – London, ON
  • Arts Café (C.A.M.H. and Workman Arts Project),Watercolours
  • Artisans At Work – group exhibition
  • Shoppers Drugmart Art window, “Bright Abstractions”
  • Frankie’s – Queen Street West

2013

  • Wychwood Barns (Artscape) – group exhibit
  • Shoppers Drugmart – art gallery window – Abstract works
  • ART FUSION Festival & Outdoor Festival
  • MONIKER Gallery group exhibit
  • Chalk The Block Festival – Dundas Street West
  • SAGE Cafe and Catering – solo exhibit
  • GAYLEY’S Cafe and Gallery – solo exhibit
  • Full of Beans Roastery – solo exhibit
  • The Art Exchange – “Square Foot” (juried) London, ON
  • AGO “Mad Couture Catwalk “- fashion show fundraiser at AGO
  • C’est What” – restaurant and art Gallery – solo exhibit
  • Frankie’s – Queen Street West