Marie Oliver

Marie Oliver(nee Daigle) was born in Cocagne, NB. She was trained as a teacher and began  her teaching career and also raised her family in Bathurst, NB.  She pursued her interest in art when she took an oil painting class with Joyce Johnson in the...

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Cynthia DeCoste

Full-time Art Educator and Visual Artist--Originally from Ontario I graduated with honors from the Visual Arts program at the University of Western Ontario. After graduating I began my teaching career by day and artistic career as a portrait artist by...

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Candice Ostroski

Born and raised in a small city by the sea, the humble and gentle surroundings have always inspired and influenced her art.  First being taken by oil paints, her recent exposure to watercolours have proved a soul satisfying experience, a love that only grows...

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John Furey

John was an active member of the Bathurst Art Society and held the position of Vice-President for 5 years.  He is a self taught artist with some formal training in Architectural/Mechanical Drafting and has taken several workshops in painting.  His biggest influence...

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Paulette Pitre-Chiasson

  Not concerning herself with details, but concentrating more on shape and colour, Paulette’s paintings evoke past travels, both locally and faraway places. Sometimes just a small portion of her panoramic view will be painted on her paper or canvas’ other times a much...

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Rosita Sprohge

     Rosita comes by her interest in art naturally.  Her father was a skilled landscape artist in Germany.  So she learned to appreciate art early in life.  She was particularly drawn to the impressionists and watercolor.  She never pursued art herself, instead she...

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Gisele Godin

Nèe en 1958 à Trudel au N.B., petit village de L'Acadie. Elle se passionne pour le dessin et la peinture depuis son jeune âge.  Elle se dit autodidacte et accréditée de cours de peinture avec plusieurs peintres Canadiens. Pour ce qui est du dessin elle préconise la...

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Christopher Richard Hazen

 My background is in digital media and video editing.  I attended the University of New Brunswick taking 2 years of psychology and 2 years of UNB’s Film Certificate Program (2009-2011), before starting to freelance as a videographer/video editor.  I worked on several...

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Jean Frances

    Jean-Frances has always lived in Canada where she was born. She can’t remember not painting. She has taught art for over twenty-five years in the community and privately. In 1976 she received her degree in Fine Arts, Humanities from McMaster University and has...

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Rita May Gates

Rita May was born in Nelson, Lancashire, England, and immigrated to Canada with her parents and siblings in 1953. She lived in Burnaby, BC until 1975, when she, and her husband, Ron, moved to Bathurst, N.B. Rita May started painting in September 2000, when she took...

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