Born in Niagara Falls, Deedee received her Honours B.A. in History at the University of Waterloo, B.Ed. at Brock University and her Honours History Specialist from the University of Toronto.
John Anderson is a Canadian Contemporary Impressionist. As a working artist, John has exhibited, painted and taught across Ontario and Europe. "My work evolved from an oil painter's perspective of brush on canvas.
David Antscherl is a multi-disciplinary artist and craftsman living in Niagara on the Lake. David has worked professionally in the Arts for nearly 50 years.
Soon Cho, also known as Niña, is an illustrator and an author currently based in Niagara Falls, Canada. Soon has always loved doodling and making things since she was a kid.
Penny-Lynn Cookson is an art historian, art consultant, lecturer and writer with an earlier career in television, advertising and film production.
Susan completed her teacher training at the Yoga Centre of Niagara and is certified in the Yoga For All approach, which makes Yoga accessible for all bodies and abilities. She believes that we're all creative in our own ways, and expresses her own creativity through gardening and photography.
Susan Dobson has been teaching visual arts and art history for 35 years in the independent high school and college level.
George Doros is a Niagara resident, graduate of Ontario College of Art, Guelph University, and Brock University. He is a Visual Arts Educator /Consultant, Workshop Presenter, and Oil Portrait Painter, and studied with New York portrait artist Daniel Greene.
Suzi Dwor graduated from Ohio State University with a B.A in art education specializing in ceramic and fiber sculpture. She received her Masters in art education from Buffalo State University with a focus on Fiber Design and Creative Studies.
Paul Eppler is a true Niagara native, calling Niagara-on-the-Lake home most of his life. He credits his love for the art, theater and music from his primary and secondary education in Niagara District.
Lynne Gaetz is a visual artist based in Niagara on the Lake, Ontario. Originally an oil painter, she has begun integrating mixed media, words, and gold and silver leaf into her work.
Patricia graduated Burnhamthorpe C.I. in Commercial Art, she graduated Ryerson Food Sciences and attended Toronto Teachers College. Pat studied Art at Hawkley Valley School of Fine Art.
Win has been a professional artist for over 25 years. She is an elected member of The Society of Canadian Artist and The Toronto Watercolor Society.
Linda Kemp is internationally recognized for her unique contemporary watercolors and acrylics. Her innovative use of negative painting is the focus of her two best-selling books, Watercolor Painting Outside the Lines and Simplifying Design and Color For Artists.
My early art training has been at the Ottawa School of Art and at Algonquin University, Ottawa. I paint in bright and bold contemporary impressionism. As an award winning artist I'm immersed year round in my world of exhibiting my work in multiple galleries, private art commissions and teaching.
Oda has taught Yoga and meditation for over 20 years and lives in NOTL. She is interested in literature and the arts and has always tried to bring this orientation into her Yoga practice while equally bringing a meditative approach into her appreciation of the arts.
Pete has been an Illustrator for over 35 years and worked in the Aerospace industry as a Technical Illustrator, for the Technical Maintenance Manuals, creating Exploded and Cutaway views of complex Aircraft parts like Jet Engines and Landing Gear.
Local Niagara Artist Valerie Rachel Martin has dedicated her life to fine arts and teaching. Her educational achievements come from Ontario College of Art and Design, George Brown College for Graphic Arts...
Kaitlin Mason originally started her post-secondary career in Interior design, but fell in love with a mandatory drawing class and eventually switched to the Fine Arts program. After graduating from university with her BFA, she began to experiment by using coloured pencils on wood panels and has been creating her unique drawings ever since.
Helen has been teaching art for over 20 years. Helen’s teaching is based on a solid understanding of drawing and design principles and personal attention to each student. She is enthusiastic about helping students discover their potential, endorsing - and practicing - artistic exploration and striving for technical excellence.
I have been working with wood most of my life. I was taught by my father who is a Master Woodworker from Europe. I want to share what I have learned. I am a motorcycle enthusiast.
Sandra discovered her love of the visual arts through private instruction while growing up on the East Coast of Canada. She relocated to Ontario, studied at Carleton University and established her career within the Pharmaceutical industry.
Tamara is a practicing artist and certified Paverpol instructor. She has always had a fascination for creating things from fabric and loves texture and flow. As a young woman she was an accomplished seamstress and worked in a fabric store. Now she incorporates fabric into sculptures using Paverpol.
Joanne Poluch is the Owner and Operator of Remarque Art Consulting in Guelph, Ontario. Joanne holds an Honours Degree in Art History from the University of Guelph as well as an Art Marketing Diploma from the Sothebys Institute of Art in New York.
Anne Reimer’s paintings show a remarkable sense of colour, love, and understanding of nature...
Jenny is a ceramic artist interested in clay-based explorations of everyday objects.
Susan discovered Zentangle and developed an immediate passion for its art form and social benefits in addition to its uniqueness...
Rosie Treiber comes to the Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre with a wealth of diverse experience over 15 years as a Leather Master. Having spent 25 years in the field of Manufacturing Engineering, both in design/product launch and equipment installation, she possesses technical strength.
Cu Van Ha is the founder of CUATIVE.CA , Canada's online platform for personalized photo magazine publishing.
A watercolour, acrylic and pen and ink artist, my work is about respecting the techniques and traditions of art.
I was born and raised in Canada's Niagara Region and currently reside in Toronto, Ontario. I have been a photographer for more than 30 years pursuing my passion and honing my image making skills.
Living surrounded by a forest, and travelling to other spaces and gardens, yields inspiration for my work, in a variety of media: paint, sketch, clay, weaving and glass.
As a life member of the Pumphouse for a number of years, I am pleased to support this community of artists.