“Marion Akkerman is a self-employed Cornwall-based Fine Artist. She has a background in graphic design in Toronto, where she worked for several large companies before going solo, working in both Mac and PC platforms. Currently she paints in Acrylics, as well as doing portraiture in black and white pencil. She also is a photographer, with a strong interest in macro photography. Always experimenting and looking for new media, she is increasing her repertoire of Photoshop techniques with which to manipulate her photography. Ms Akkerman’s paintings have been exhibited at the Niagara Gallery Cafe in Niagara Falls, where her family and locally-known watercolorist and teacher, Anton (Tony) Akkerman are based. Her work hangs in private collections as well as being on file with the Niagara Falls Public Library. Ms Akkerman is a graduate of the Granton Institute of Design & Technology, Toronto where she studied Fine and Graphic Arts.”

Showing at the Aultsville Theatre Foyer