Artist's Handbook

Artist Q&A with Claire Watson

2018-08-28T16:57:09-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  CW: I never really thought I had a 'style', but apparently I do. I have been told everything from Japanese style, to tattoos, to comic books, but I am not really sure that feels right or [...]

Artist Q&A with Shea Wyatt

2018-08-28T15:13:25-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  SW: I use photography to capture images of nature - wildlife, landscape, small details - that I feel compelled capture and preserve, and to share with others. I started shooting with film in the early 2000’s [...]

Artist Q&A with Valerie Rolfe

2018-08-28T16:40:11-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  VR: I work mostly in acrylic, watercolour, and with collage. My acrylics and watercolours are on the realistic side of things, while my collages are whimsical and ridiculous. AIP: What were you first steps toward selling [...]

Artist Q&A with Kari Lehr

2018-08-28T14:03:44-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  KL: I would say I have two distinct styles. In my figure and landscape work, I usually incorporate finer detail, often with collage elements using a variety of papers. These pieces, especially the figurative work, often illustrate [...]

Artist Q&A with Amy Frank

2018-07-24T09:02:06-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  AMY: I work in coloured pencils, watercolour pencils, and archival ink pens as well as water soluble pens. My work incorporates a spin off of the art style Zentangle, mixed with more of a realistic spin on [...]

Artist Q&A with Heli Rantala

2018-07-18T16:33:01-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  HR: I work primarily in acrylics, I also like watercolours. It's all about colour and Old World eclecticism at my studio. Like the mountain landscape of Crowsnest Pass - where the prairie collides with alpine - [...]

Artist Q&A with Patrick LaMontagne

2018-07-11T14:04:09-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  PLM: Whimsical wildlife, cartoon realism, funny looking animals, critters with personality…there are plenty of ways to describe my style of art, most I’ve lifted from things people have said to me, none of which lends itself to [...]

Artist Q&A with Wendy Picken

2018-07-05T13:25:28-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  WP: Colourful, Whimsical movement. Mixed Medium with wax polish and my fingers AIP: What were you first steps toward selling your art and what type of setting was this in, a gallery, art & crafts show, [...]

Artist Q&A with Heather Midori Yamada

2018-07-05T11:23:18-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  HMY: Mixed media with hand made Japanese washi papers and canvas, collaged and all manner of waterbased paints, inks, beeswax , acrylic mediums (Tri-Art Professional),  primarily abstraction from Nature AIP: What were you first steps toward [...]

Artist Q&A with Peter Robertson

2018-07-17T11:58:57-07:00By |Artists Q&A|

AIP: How would you describe your style of work and what is your preferred medium to work in?  PR: I am a painter/illustrator and I would describe my work as realism for the most part with some abstracts thrown into the mix.  I have completed a large number of my projects in gouache on [...]