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I live in Atlantic Canada, have wonderful children, and I’ve been working as an artist for almost twenty years. My primary focus has always been whimsical illustration and intricate design. My designs were strongly influenced by my years overseas in the Middle East, and of course my refusal to grow up keeps the magic of faeries alive.

My primary mediums are pen and ink, watercolours and watercolour pencils. I also create collectible art dolls, beaded jewelry, pyrography, miniature quilts, and photography.

I hope you enjoy the art you see here, I’ve put a lot of myself into every piece. Each one has significant meaning beyond the obvious. Check back often to see what’s new and always feel free to ask questions not covered in the FAQs. I check my messages daily and make a point to try to respond to every email in a timely manner. Now sit…

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  • Female
  • Born on August 24
  • Joined March 13, 2007

Favorite materials

Pen and Ink, Watercolour, Derwent or Prismacolour Watercolour Pencil, Prismacolour Colour Pencil, Conte, Acrylic, Pyrography, Photography, Art Dolls, Jewelry, Miniature Art Quilts as well as Baby Quilts, Crochet, Stone Carving and Artistic Beading with Miyuki Delica beads

About

I live in Atlantic Canada, have wonderful children, and I’ve been working as an artist for almost twenty years. My primary focus has always been whimsical illustration and intricate design. My designs were strongly influenced by my years overseas in the Middle East, and of course my refusal to grow up keeps the magic of faeries alive.

My primary mediums are pen and ink, watercolours and watercolour pencils. I also create collectible art dolls, beaded jewelry, pyrography, miniature quilts, and photography.

I hope you enjoy the art you see here, I’ve put a lot of myself into every piece. Each one has significant meaning beyond the obvious. Check back often to see what’s new and always feel free to ask questions not covered in the FAQs. I check my messages daily and make a point to try to respond to every email in a timely manner. Now sit back with a cup of hot tea and wander through my world.

Useless Information:

Age: Thirty-four.
Sign: Leo-Virgo Cusp (Able to laugh at my own obsessive-compulsive tendencies).
Eye Colour: Hazel.
Hair Colour: Almost black.
Lucky Number: Three.
Day or Night?: In between… Three p.m.’ish and three a.m.’ish.
Favourite Colour: Red.
Favourite Food: Mexican or Seafood (I love Mediterranean too!)
Favourite Place: I loved Egypt.
Music: Loreena McKennitt, VAS, Barra McNeils
Movies: Mists of Avalon, Tristan and Isolde, Shawshank Redemption, Pete’s Dragon, Shrek…
Books: The Ghatti’s Tale Trilogy by Gayle Greeno. (As well as the additional books she wrote as follow-ups!)
Pets: Three Chihuahua’s that are my OTHER (Furry) children, Pixie, Angel, and Chili Bean.

Please visit my website for more information:
http://www.norablansett.com

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