The Italian-born artist Giuseppe Albi, who has lived in Canada since 1951, is a dedicated member of the Edmonton art scene, where his studio space is located. After studying at the Alberta College of Art in Calgary and L’Ecole des Beaux Arts in Montréal, he moved to Amsterdam and then London, and finally returned to Edmonton in 1974. Albi has been working in the visual arts since mid-sixties and has exhibited his creations regularly since the early-70s.
Frances Alty-Arscott is a well-known Alberta artist and art educator who resides in Edmonton. Frances received her BFA from the University of Alberta in 1980. Her vibrant work is in public and private collections throughout Canada and the United States. In addition to her painting, Frances lectures and teaches both adults and children in creative approaches to watercolour. Registered with the Alberta Foundation for the Arts "Artist and Residency Program", Frances specializes in elementary art education.
Patty was born in 1973 in London, Ontario. She received a BA, minor in Art and Design, major in Psychology from the University of Alberta in 1996. Patty maintains art studios in Vancouver BC, DeCourcy Island in the Strait of Georgia, and Shuswap Lake BC where she draws much of her inspiration for her work.Patty's paintings are bold muscular works with luscious colour, painterly application of paint, and strong sense of form, light and feeling of mood.