02 Dec 2018

Caroline Miller

i. I work as as a: Jewellery and Small Object Designer/Maker. ii. I do this creative work because: I am attracted to metal science, geometery, alchemy and mathematics in a three dimensional form. Making jewellery is a way of looking at the microscopic world we live in. iii. Personal qualities

30 Nov 2018

Izabela Gereb

i. I work as a furniture designer / textile artist /visual artist. ii. I do this creative work because: Ideas come to my mind, especially when I see materials which potentially could be used. I am a bit obsessed about recycling: making art out of “nothing.”  Practically all my furniture and clothing I

27 Nov 2018

Miriam Gittens

i. I work as an emerging artist with Ballet BC. ii. I do this creative work because it is a part of who I am. I think art can heal oneself as well as healing others. iii. Personal qualities that help me in my work are: I find that there are

25 Nov 2018

Lynn Sea

i. I have worked as a potter for Red Pot Pottery for 20 years now.  ii. Personal qualities that help in my work are: I always make sure my work is evolving. All my work is unique and one of a kind, but every year, I try to make something

20 Nov 2018

Diane Zwickel

i. I work as a Knitter (by hand, no machines!) and knitwear designer using only natural fibres. ii. I do this creative work because: I believe that shopping locally and connecting with those who make our clothing is changing how business is done. I especially believe we have to fight

13 Nov 2018

Cathy Terepocki

i. I work as a ceramic artist/designer ii. I do this creative work because: I find meaning in it. It keeps on working out that I can do it and make a living from it. I count that as a real privilege and so I keep moving forward. iii. Personal

09 Nov 2018

Kathleen Tennock

i. I work as a Ceramic Artist ii. I do this creative work because: Because I started and now I can’t stop….I don’t even think it is a conscious decision, it is simply what I do or more who I am. iii. Personal qualities that help me in my work are:

06 Nov 2018

Michelle Nguyen’s Studio

It’s a singular space – from the soft white walls under the shadows of an industrial skylight, to the carefully tiered plants, the rescue porcelain cats, and the candy-coloured barber’s chair. All of the in-studio colour – the drips on the walls, the smears on the well-squeezed paint tubes, the

30 Oct 2018

Tanya Lloyd Kyi

i. I work as a: children’s writer ii. I do this creative work because: I am constantly, insatiably curious, and writing for kids and teens gives me the opportunity to dive into new topics and ideas every few months. I also believe that children deserve to learn — to learn everything!

21 Oct 2018

George Byrne

i. I work as: a photographic artist. ii. I do this creative work because: I honestly believe it was my destiny, from the very first day I picked up a camera I feel I was able to interpret regular things in an interesting unique way. iii. Personal qualities that help