LORI ST. CLAIR
Lori is an accomplished artist in many disciplines and has won awards and Honourable Mentions in several categories, Juror's Choice for B/W Photography and Tangling, People's Choice for Sculpture and Illustration. Her career began 30 years ago after graduating from Canadore College, North Bay. She has exhibited throughout Ontario and Nova Scotia, her work is in collections around the world.
Lori's artistic disciplines are many; from paint to craft, to music, just to name a few she has chosen to explore and experiment with. As a writer she is currently working on a novel, has written a whimsical story on the Creative Process and has been invited to speak about this subject.
Lori loves to promote and encourage artists, especially individuals who wouldn't define themselves as artistic, to explore life from a creative viewpoint.
BRUCE ST. CLAIR
Since studying at OCA, Bruce has been painting professionally for over 50 years, and teaching drawing and painting courses for more than 30, most recently at Loyalist College, the Kingston School of Art and Kingston's Senior's Centre. He is a past gold medal winner for Realism in an international competition in Italy. His list of recent awards include: the People's Choice Award in the Kingston Arts Council's 2014 juried show for his watercolour 'Three Gables,' the Quinte Arts Council's Expressions 2015 show for his acrylic painting 'Bailey's Blanket,' the 2016 Nonesuch Awards for works on paper (opening in Parrsboro NS, then Montreal), also for 'Three Gables.'
Bruce has been a juror for the KSOA Paint the Town exhibitions for the past three years.