Local Artists

Jeanne has been involved in the arts since childhood.  Music, calligraphy, ceramics, pastels, water colour and now acrylics are a few of her artistic adventures over the years. Acrylic paint pouring classes with Gary Barnett reawakened her desire to resurrect   her art supplies and begin painting in acrylics. Jeanne loves to experiment with different painting styles, […]

Registered Reflexologist and Certified Ayurvedic Indie Head Masseuse, Former Radio Broadcaster and Freelance Columnist Lisa Ray’s career has taken many paths… from working on cruise ships to being stranded at sea (but that’s another story) to finding herself behind the microphone a various local radio stations. During her days in radio she found herself also […]

I am a self taught artist and have always loved working with paper. This led to experimenting with different types of collage art, and during the recent quarantine I was encouraged to expand my artistic horizons to mix collage with acrylics and inks and other media. The result has been many faces and a few […]

Margaret is originally from Montreal where as a young girl she was inspired to paint by her art teacher.  After moving to Ajax, she began taking local workshops to reignite that passion she discovered from her teacher. Currently living in Kingston, Ontario, Margaret works mostly from her home studio.  She enjoys working in watercolours, acrylics, […]

Artist’s Statement My love for creating was nurtured by my grandmother when I was young. She taught me to appreciate the arts and become a maker. Through the years my art education has been from the knowledge and experience of various artists who have been generous enough to share their craft. Classes in interior design, […]

Biography Drawing at an early age piqued Gary’s interest in art. During the 1970’s he studied fine art and graphic design at the college and university level, then began a career in abstract painting. During the following years, he developed a unique style of painting and began showing his work in many art galleries in […]