EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, York University, Toronto, ON

Diploma of Art Therapy, Toronto Art Therapy Institute

Diploma of Fine Arts, Toronto School of Art, Toronto , ON

Additional art studies:  ArteMbassy Art School, Toronto, ON

MEMBERSHIP

Women’s Art Association of Canada, Toronto, Ontario

EXPERIENCE

2019                Women’s Art Association of Canada | Group Shows 

                         Toronto Ontario

1996                “Work in Progress” Group show

                         Toronto, Ontario

2018                Women’s Art Association of Canada | Group Shows 

                         Toronto Ontario

2014-2018       ArteMbassy Art School | Group Shows

                         Toronto, Ontario

2009-               Private Viewings.

2004-2008     Exclusive artist - Across The Road Restaurant

                        Toronto, Ontario

2003-2004      Avenue Road Art School | Group Shows

                         Toronto, Ontario

2002                Toronto School of Art | Chair of the Board

                         Toronto, Ontario

2001                West Wing Gallery | Group Show

                         Toronto, Ontario

2000                Roschar Gallery  

                         Stony Lake, Ontario

1999                “Treading Water” | Group Show

                          Toronto, Ontario

1999                Juniper Island Art Festival | Group Show

                         Kawarthas, Ontario - (Assistant Curator)

1999                “12 at 35” | Group Show

                         Toronto, Ontario

1998                Juniper Island Art Festival | Group Show

                         Kawarthas, Ontario (Selection Committee)

1997                Juniper Island Art Festival | Group Show

                         Kawarthas, Ontario

1995                The McGill Club | Group Show

                         Toronto, Ontario

1995                Niagara Falls Art Gallery | Group Show

                        Niagara Falls, Ontario

1993-2002      Toronto School of Art | Group Shows

                         Toronto, Ontario (Fine Arts Programme)

1993                The Canadian Art Therapy Association Journal

                        “The Use of Art Therapy with Mood Disorders”

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