Oksana Kulczycky

Artist Statement: okku design is an art studio offering handmade, environmentally conscious paper and textile goods. Our eco-friendly,100% biodegradable, plantable, seeded cards and gift tags are handmade using 100% post-consumer paper. Other paper goods include a variety of different styles of handmade books. Silk and bamboo/organic cotton scarves hand-dyed with 100% natural indigo dye in…

Rob Nelson

Artist Statement: My subject matter follows my passion for the outdoors and the busy lifestyle of the city. Living and working downtown Toronto has afforded me opportunities to capture iconic scenes in unique conditions and allowed for style experimentation which can be seen throughout my portfolio. This is juxtaposed by my pursuit of bringing my…

Asia Volman

Artist Statement: I love to paint and I feel really grateful for being able to express myself on canvas and to share my work with others. The Act of painting is my way to process life experiences, thoughts and feelings. By using different materials, creating variety of layers and textures I am exploring my inner…

Nicole Kay

Artist Statement: We believe in the power of connecting people to Mother Nature, and assisting them in leading healthier and happier lifestyles. Through our creations of botanic and crystal design, the Atlas Trove mission is to bring the outdoors indoors and provide the zen experience of Mother Nature’s spirit through organic art forms. Media Category:…

Catherine Mellinger

Artist Statement: My work blends paper with ink, pencil and watercolour to create images that allow glimpses of life experience as they are imagined rather than lived. By using play as a central focus, I work using a phenomenological approach to allow the works to, in a sense, create themselves. This allows my pieces to…

Teresa da Costa

Artist Statement: After a trip to California in 2012, I was inspired by the natural appeal of the leather and stone beaded wrap bracelets I found along the boardwalk.   The prices for these handmade pieces were very expensive and I sought after their designs in Canada when I returned.  Unable to find comparable bracelets that…

Gaia Orion

Artist Statement: Originally from bustling Paris, France, it is close to nature, living right on the Canadian Shield that I opened up creatively and artistically and expressed that which was once hidden. In the quest to understand myself and life I came to realize that there is a healthy, pristine, naturally intelligent state of living.…

Binta Bah

Artist Statement: Owner and designer of BB Tresors, a handmade jewelry line created in September 2014, in Toronto. BB Tresors designs combine natural, earthy elements and materials to create captivating, modern jewelry pieces adaptable to everyday wear. Media Category: Jewellery / Accessories Website: https://www.etsy.com/ca/shop/BBTresors    

Jo Lee

Artist Statement: La Jolee is an illustration studio based in Toronto, On. I create hand-rendered images that are inspired by my passion for unique ideas. I believe in creating original illustrations that are fun and captivating for my valued clients and the people that are important to them. Media Category: Drawing/Illustration Website: http://www.lajolee.com/