"Lynn is an artist of colour, vibrancy, and feeling"                                                     

Lynn is an international award-winning artist. Born in Montreal, raised in England, studied in France. Childhood summers were spent in Athens, Greece, where her grandfather was stationed as Canadian Ambassador.

For decades, Lynn exhibited in art shows. Her series Bistro & Marché of the World continues to be an ongoing success story.

Her art hangs on walls around the world. An original hang in the office of the Mayor of Toronto. Her work was featured twice on the back covers of Readers Digest. 

Lynn teaches figure drawing to the animation students at Durham College.

Lynn has been accepted into the Arts-Sciences-Lettres de Paris, a prestigious academic society in France dedicated to the education and encouragement of the arts and sciences...Albert Schweitzer, Marie Curie, Yehudi Menuhin, and Jacques Cousteau are a few of their members. It began in 1915. 

Her painting was displayed in le Salon des Beaux Arts 2016 @ the Carrousel de Louvre, Paris, France.  Founded in 1855, it was created for the Impressionists to display their paintings. She returns to the show in 2017.

Lynn is starting a new series called Impressions of Europe, depicting scenes from her European travels.

"To paint in Provence is to change an artist forever" - Lynn

 

EDUCATION

"Lynn, you have the ability to turn any painting into a party!"

Nine years formal art training:

Sheridan Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, Oakville, Ontario - Bachelor of Illustration - Honours -2012

Sheridan College of Applied Arts and Technology, Oakville, Ontario - Animation & Illustration

École des Beaux-Arts, Aix-en-Provence, France - Fine Arts

Banff School of Fine Arts, Banff, Alberta - Fine Arts

 

TEACHING

"You're an amazing teacher."

Durham College - Figure Drawing Instructor - Animation

Toronto Watercolour Society

Don Mills Art Association

Trafalgar Castle Girls School

The Station Gallery

Oshawa Art Association

Coburg Art Society

Kingston Art Guild

 

WORK HISTORY

"Your work is addictive"

Public speaking                                               

Art exhibits                                              

Atlantic Packaging                                    

City of Toronto                                      

Canadian Special Olympics                   

Reader’s Digest                                  

Scholastic Publishing                               

Active Adult                                                

Sulky of America                                  

Dining & The Arts                             

Kitchener/Waterloo Oktoberfest                                                      

Wild Apple

 

AWARDS

"You're a marvelous exception"    

2012 Sheridan Alumni Award                      

City of Toronto Archives Award                 

North American Poster Award

 

Lynn Dooly-Marek