Learn about the artists who will be helping you have fun and paint!
As the owner of It's All Fun and Paints, Shannon has a passion for art and is excited to have the chance to share that love with Smithers and the surrounding area.
Shannon's qualifications makes her the perfect fit for your paint night. Studying art for as long as she can remember, Shannon holds an Advanced Certificate in Fine Arts from Sheridan College, Oakville ON, an Honors Bachelor of Arts in Fine Art and Fine Art History from the University of Toronto, Toronto ON. as well as a Bachelor of Education from Trent University, Peterborough, ON.
Shannon moved from Kawartha Lakes Ontario to Smithers BC in 2014 and immediately joined the thriving arts community of the town.
Shannon wears many hats and apparently doesn't know when to say no. Currently she is serving as a member of the Board of Directors for the Smithers Art Gallery, is Co-Chair for the Library-Gallery Project Fundraising Committee, is the Art Coordinator for the Midsummer Music Festival, is the Aboriginal Education Contact for the BVTU and teaches for School District 54.
In her spare time (yes, there is some left), Shannon enjoys painting and outdoor activities with her husband Ben and their dog Kaylee.