Erin Boake, Owner and Educator
Erin Boake is an artist, educator and mother of two. She studied art at Red Deer College, and holds a BFA from Alberta College of Art & Design, with a Major in Painting. Erin has been teaching art classes for 18 years, for the City of Red Deer Culture Services; the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery; the Nunavut Arctic College in Iqaluit, Nunavut; the City of Calgary North Mount Pleasant Art Centre; Red Deer College SummerScapes and privately. For the last 5 years, Erin has had the privilege of running and teaching classes at Artribute Art School.
Erin maintains a studio practice, and has exhibited her work throughout Alberta, as well as B.C., Ontario and the North.
See Erin's work at www.erinboake.com
Megan Powers, Studio Assistant
Megan Powers is our Studio Assistant. She came to us with professional art and supplies expertise, management experience and know-how from the home decorating world, and overseas teaching experience. Megan is an artist herself, having received a Visual Arts Diploma right here in town, from Red Deer College, and a Bachelor of Fine Arts from NSCAD University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
When she isn't helping out Erin and her Artributees or fawning over their work, she tutors ESL learners, likes to read, sing and make music, hunt down odd vintage art, and spend time being a cat/plant lady/auntie.