Artists

Tara Elaschuk

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Art on Deck - Artist Profile Tara Elaschuk - Artist Profile Tara Elaschuk is a self-taught artist specializing in acrylic and acrylic ink. Born in Brantford, Ontario, Tara currently resides in Toronto. Tara finds her inspiration in music, interpreting what she hears and feels through colour, movement and texture. She enjoys using colours, which aren’t traditionally paired together, creating unusual yet riveting colour palettes. - Tara's Inspirational Work Everyone interprets art differently and the following commentary is strictly an opinion-based interpretation of how her art makes me feel and what it evokes for me. I found out about Tara and her...

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Gloria Kagawa

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"Dwelling" by Gloria Kagawa x Art on Deck Collaboration Gloria Kagawa- Artist Profile* Gloria Kagawa is an established Japanese American/Canadian printmaker, painter and mixed media artist who has exhibited in numerous solo and group exhibitions across North and South America, Europe and Asia. Her professional art practice began in 1982 after earning an Honours B.A. in Fine Arts at the University of Waterloo. Kagawa's works are in public, private and corporate collections across the world. Locally her work is part of Kitchener, Ontario's Kilometre of Culture Public Art Collection and is on display at Kitchener City Hall. Her work has...

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Sandy Richter

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Sandy Richter - Artist Profile* Sandy Richter is an emerging Canadian digital and traditional mixed media artist and designer whose works has been shown at galleries in North America and are held in private collections worldwide. She is passionately committed to daydreaming which reflects in the dream like quality of her fantasy, surreal and abstract portraits. Artist Statement My artwork represents the dream world, a world of fantasy, surreal and mystical. A world where anything is possible! The good, the bad and the ugly. I observe the world to understand others and to better understand myself. My artwork is a...

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