Eric Blais: Be a Dreamer and Live Those Dreams

Eric Blais: Be a Dreamer and Live Those Dreams

Since childhood, Eric Blais has loved drawing, first emulating his older brother’s cartoon sketches and then moving on to superheroes like Spiderman, Superman, and Batman. Like most boys who grow up in Kelowna...
Patrick Lamontagne: Whimsical Wildlife Paintings Give Him the Most Joy

Patrick Lamontagne: Whimsical Wildlife Paintings Give Him the Most Joy

Patrick LaMontagne grew up on the move, spending most of his childhood living in West Germany as a Canadian Armed Forces base brat. In 1994, while in pursuit of a girl, he finally ended up in Banff and the Bow Valley...
Kari Lehr: Womanhood and our Connection to the Natural World

Kari Lehr: Womanhood and our Connection to the Natural World

Kari graduated from the Alberta College of Art and Design in 1987. She focused her career on illustration for almost 20 years while living in Calgary and raising her three children. In 2004 she and her family moved to the...