"CHAIR-ity" Auction Meet the Artists

Meet “CHAIR-ity” Auction Artist: Laura Jean Starkey

“Inspired by nature I create original paintings, hand carved stamps and drawings. From these I create textile patterns printed on tablecloths, napkins, tea towels, dishcloths and clothing. Everything at my store The RND Shop is designed + printed + sewn in house.” Check out Laura’s work and learn more about her methods on her website: https://therndshop.com/ […]

"CHAIR-ity" Auction Meet the Artists

Meet “CHAIR-ity” Auction Artist: Fraser Radford

Fraser holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Art History, with a minor in Religious Studies (2009) from Queen’s University in Kingston, a Fine Arts diploma from St. Lawrence College in Brockville, (2014), and a post-graduate certificate in Studio Process Advancement from the Haliburton School of the Arts (2014). He apprenticed with the prominent Kingston […]

"CHAIR-ity" Auction Meet the Artists

Meet “CHAIR-ity” Auction Artist: Linda Potter

“I’m Linda Potter, an enthusiastic quilter and fabric artist with a passion for combining colourful fabrics, incorporating traditional quilt block designs in original ways with a flair for meticulous workmanship, fine detail , and added embellishments…and recycling is always exciting!” For the “CHAIR-ity” Auction Linda teamed up with potter and visual artist, Jen Gazley, to redesign […]

"CHAIR-ity" Auction Meet the Artists

Meet “CHAIR-ity” Auction Artist: Elaine McCurdie

Elaine McCurdie is an emerging multi-media artist who enjoys drawing, painting, assemblage art, sculpture, photography, and printmaking, and creates with an emphasis on fine detail and realism.  Born and raised in Northern Ontario, Elaine relocated to South-Eastern Ontario to pursue her passion for the arts. Elaine will graduate from St Lawrence College’s Visual and Creative […]

"CHAIR-ity" Auction Meet the Artists

Meet the “CHAIR-ity” Auction Artists: Wendy MacLean & Michel Gadoury

Wendy MacLean and Michel Gadoury work as a team, Wendy is an award-winning poet whose work has been in several Canadian anthologies as well as journals in the UK, USA and Japan, She is author of several chapbooks and two books of poetry: Rough Angel/Ange Ecru translated by Michel Gadoury) and Spirit Song in Ancient Boughs. She is the minister […]

"CHAIR-ity" Auction Meet the Artists

Meet “CHAIR-ity” Auction Artist: Clayton MacKinnon

Clayton MacKinnon’s works are inspired from his experiences in the wilderness, blending art and adventure. Clayton works in a variety of mediums including, photography, printmaking, acrylic and oil. Clayton is currently completing his Visual and Creative Fine Arts diploma program at St Lawrence college. After graduation he plans to chase adventure alongside art. See examples of Clayton’s […]