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Kaitlin Johnson

Artist member since 2018
Oakville , Ontario

Kaitlin works in acrylics on canvas, creating dramatic abstract paintings inspired by nature.

After completing her B.A. in Visual Arts from The University of Western Ontario, Kaitlin obtained her art teaching degree from the University of Wollongong in NSW, Australia. Kaitlin’s artistic practice focuses on teasing out the beauty and raw emotion of each inspiration, drawing on rhythms and unique combinations of colour gathered through travel in Africa, India, Australia and Indonesia.


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Q+A

Describe your home in 3 words

Simple, lots of white, love-filled

Beverage of choice

Need at least two cups of coffee with cream first thing in the morning. All about sparkling water when I'm out socializing.

Favourite book

When I was young it was 'Power of One' by Bryce Courtenay.

During my breaks, I tend to ...

Get a snack, make a coffee and sit outside.

When I'm not making art, I'm (a) ...

Mom of two young ones, so I'm making snacks for them, answering lots of questions, or cleaning up messes ;) What I love to do for myself is go for a long bike ride followed by some yoga.

Why is it important for people to have art in their home or life?

Art in a space is the icing on the cake. It really pulls a room together and adds life, interest, vitality, and richness.

Education
2004

University of Western Ontario
B.A. in Visual Arts

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