Maaike Bouhuyzen-Wenger fell in love with printmaking at York University. Since graduation, she has continued to practice print media with the inPrint Collective, of which she is a founding member. She concentrates mainly on relief techniques and works on a variety of themes including reflecting on childhood health, as well as the development and creation of myths, history, and fairy-tales. Maaike’s professional experience includes running youth workshops for the Grimsby Public Gallery (Grimsby, On), as well as previous work as a gallery intern for Muskoka Arts and Crafts (Bracebridge, On). Get in touch with Maaike at email@example.com
Maureen Da Silva, is the Managing Director of the inPrint Collective and is proud to be sharing her love of lithography and other print media with the inPrint Collective. A 2008 graduate of York University’s B.F.A program, Maureen has also completed her Masters of Arts at the University of Toronto (2009). Her research in her Women and Gender Studies Master’s program focused on inclusive politics within feminist art collectives. She has since also obtained a Certificate in Museum Studies from the Ontario Museum Association (2013). Maureen follows her passion with feminism and art by participating in the committee for the Feminist Art Collective (Toronto). Maureen also works at the Art Gallery of Ontario as an Education Officer for both youth and adult programs. She has received two OAC Exhibition Assistance Grants in 2015 and 2018. Her own practice in feminism and printmaking, as well as the artistic wealth of her print community has inspired Maureen to (hopefully) a lifetime of creativity. Get in touch with Maureen at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kim Dayman started in the art community working at the McLaughlin Gallery in Oshawa. Moving to Toronto to attend the Ontario College of Art & Design she had a love of printmaking and fostered her passion graduating with a BFA in 2007. Incorporating her love of print and textiles she uses fibre and handmade paper into her work. She has successfully been a visual arts instructor for over a decade and now channels her energy to community arts development working at Lakeshore Arts. Get in touch with Kim at email@example.com
Shannon Moynagh is an artist and art educator who lives in Brampton, Ont. Graduating with her B.F.A from York University in 2009, she has since been involved with both the InPrint Collective and Beaux-Arts Brampton (BAB), creating art and teaching youth and adults. She has also taught painting and printmaking at Art City St. James Town, an organization that offers arts programming to at-risk youth in Toronto, and at various private schools across the G.T.A. Shannon has exhibited her work in Brampton, Toronto, Mississauga, and Montreal, and received an Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance grant in 2013. Her paintings and prints are inspired by nature, both thematically and technically; she is currently exploring the process of death, decay and trace. Shannon is also a member of the Peel Arts Collective. Get in touch with Shannon at firstname.lastname@example.org
Amye St. John is a printmaker and mother of two girls. She graduated from OCADU in 2015 with a BFA in Printmaking. Her practice has recently been mixed media and relief, but she also works in lithography, screenprint, and intaglio. Her work focuses on the everyday and plays with narratives. Amye has shown her work across the GTA, and has previously participated in inPrint events before becoming a member. She was born and continues to live in Brampton, where she is also a member of the Peel Arts Collective. Get in touch with Amye at email@example.com
And introducing Angela Fedele:
Simply, I am Angela Fedele; a printmaker, a designer, an artist, a renaissance woman. Some of my interests include Print, Books, Literacy, Nature, Space, Education, and all forms of self-expression. It was a pleasure to have worked as the Parkdale Village Business Improvement Area Coordinator; (Not for Profit Organization), for such events as Scotiabank Nuit Blanche 2010, Fireside Culture Week 2010, and the Now & Then Festival 2010. I am a published poet; Treasure the Moment – Quill Books, 1996. I had the pleasure of reading my self-published children’s books and drawing illustrations for donations at Story Book Confidential – A Big Benefit for Small Print Toronto (Non-Profit Organization), 2013. I have supported the after school program at Story Planet in Toronto, 14-2015: supporting creative literacy; Story Club in a collaborative project with 826NYC to publish a dual-city travel guide, The Young Astronauts Guide to Toronto/The Young Superhero’s Guide to New York. I have had the pleasure of leading and instructing a weekly Woman’s Expressive Art Group at the Parkdale Queen West Community Health Centre, 14-2016.
As well I am a published illustrator; The Book of Nature – Art Metropole, 2006. Some of my prints may be found in the York University Print Archives. I have designed logos, some of which have been in circulation since 1996. I have designed tattoos in Canada and the UK. I am a singer; vocals for “Back In”, band “Justus”, Album “Don’t Surrender” recorded at Mushroom Studio, 2013. I adore engaging in all activities related to creative expression. I have been interested in transformation and potential, found in space and surface through experimentation. I adore thoughts, ideas and all forms of self-expression. I studied Printmaking in University and Education in College. Creative expression is a gift that has been developed for over 30 years and counting. I am open to collaborating and am grateful to be a part of the inPrint Collective, 2019.