INSTRUCTORS

  Robert Barrett

 

Robert Barrett is the founder of the Neighbourhood Art Studio. Bob studied at the  Art School of The Society of Arts &  Crafts in Detroit ,Michigan. He  opened   his  first studio in Windsor Ontario, in 1963. His love of art  followed him  west to Vancouver British Columbia,where he opened the Danielle  Gallery in 1967 to instruct in Portraiture and Life  Drawing.

 

                                       

 

 

 

 

 

Candice Perry Moen

Candice lives and breathes art.She has a dedication to teaching children and is highly qualified  to instruct in  classical drawing and print making.Her  workshops  in print making & etchings are always in demand. Children are her choice of   subjects in  most of her art work.

 

 

                          

 

 

Megan Fisher-Fleming

 

Megan has achieved her Bachelor of Fine Arts from Concordia University, and her Bachelor of Education & Professional  Development as well as her BC Teachers Certificate from Simon Fraser University. Megan’s love for art extends to drawing  and  painting in all  mediums. She has successfully completed courses in web designing and computer animation. The studenat our school will benefit greatly from Megan’s guidance.

 

 

                  

Jordyn Selby

    Jordyn signed up for art lessons at our studios in 2011 and became a fabulous student.  Her drawing skills and  painting ability showed signs of a budding instructor. The studio decided to train her to instruct our Art  Angels in drawing and primary painting in acrylics.She is now our Junior Art Instructor and is   doing a great  job. Well done Jordyn!

                 

                                                                                         Austin Marshall

 

Austin has been an artist his whole life and enjoys creation through all mediums. He enjoys carpentry, prop design, painting,  photography, ink, sketching and      photoshop. Art is the tool he uses to communicate his ideas in ways  words  cannot. Austin’s ambition as a teacher is to help his students focus their  attention        through  their art and allow them to share their vision of the  world in the way only they can see it.

 

            

 

 

Leanne Labadie

 

 

     Leanne is an established artist and published author of her children’s book ” Angels angels everywhere” Her  paintings are created with mixed mediums of                 acrylic base and oil finish giving her  paintings an ethereal  glow. Leanne has  over 25 years experience working with children in our community, as a support          worker with  children of all ages and abilities. We are proud to have her on the NAS team and encourage the parents to come in and meet her.

 

                                   

 

 

                                                                                 Darlene Meher MacDonald

Darlene studied painting at Kwantlen College and Life Drawing at UBC. She is also certified in Graphic Design. She is best known for her many Murals she has painted throughtout southern B.C. Darlene has taught drawing and painting for over 40 years and teaches all levels.  She loves to see art come alive in her students , helping them achieve their highest potential.