Artist Spotlight Blog Archives

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  • Richard Shorty (1959 – 2024)

    We are sad to let you know that Richard Shorty passed away on February 7, 2024 after a battle with cancer. Richard was born in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory in 1959 and belonged to the Kwanlin Dun First Nation, Northern Tutchone. In 1978, Richard moved to Vancouver, and had been splitting his time between the Lower …
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  • Jessica Somers, NEW ARTIST!

    Jessica loves creating paintings that represent knowledge of the natural world, that we learn and share through generations. She is captivated by the teachings of elders in her community and her Nation and creates art that connect to these teachings. This honors her ancestors while also ensuring the knowledge is passed on. Jessica uses her …
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  • Shawna Boulette Grapentine

    Known for using silhouettes of nature, vibrant colours and detail in her custom paintings, Shawna Boulette Grapentine is a Cree-Ojibway, born in the city of Winnipeg, Canada. She was raised in the small Metis community of Manigotagan and is a member of the Hollow Water First Nation in Manitoba, artistically motivated from the age of …
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  • Carla Joseph

    Carla Joseph is a Métis / Cree artist born in Prince George, B.C. Carla received her key to become an artist in residence at the Prince George Community Arts Council in 2016. She went on to win Art Battle in 2016 and 2018. Carla has her own very unique style which many people connect with. …
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  • New Artist: Nathalie Coutou

    We are proudly introducing Mi’kmaq Métis artist from Quebec, Nathalie Coutou. Fall in love with her beautiful artwork on a variety of products designed and made in Canada.

  • Introducing Tracey Metallic

    New artist Tracey Metallic’s beautiful artwork can be found in many different products, like Art Cards, Calendars, Planners, and more! Click to see and buy her products.