It’s been a long time coming to carve out a moment to start my blog. Gosh, where to start …..so many ideas running through my mind! For today, let me just say that I have had the great pleasure to be “Living in the Creative” for most of my life. I became aware of my taste for all things visually beautiful in my young Teen years and made my most conscious decision to select a Creative Lifestyle half way through high school. I romanticized the thoughts of becoming a Painter and toiled over many canvases. I experimented with a great old manual camera…not all images being successful. I was lucky at 16 to be hired at a local gallery to paint within the space during business hours and speak creatively with the patrons. I had few Creative Mentors in my early life but inquired where I could, dove into books of Painters and Creatives, experimented visually and artistically to the best of my trials.
At a time of pivotal decisions in young life I chose to apply to the fantastic Ontario College of Art and Design. During those moments of looking into the crystal ball of my future I also applied to Universities. I was young, I had many interests. To my shock I was accepted across the board and with my mind and stomach exploding with excitement and anticipation I chose to leap…….