Born Robin Ballard, she studied visual arts at the University of Guelph, focusing on painting and photography. Robin finds inspiration in isolated Georgian Bay landscapes, the Scottish countryside and rural Ontario.
The permanence of the natural world in stark contrast to life's fleeting moments and seasonal changes.
Panoramic oil glaze landscapes that show the white glow of the canvas through the layers of colour and detailed miniature vistas.
An active member of the Newmarket Group of Artists. Past shows include the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition, ‘Second Nature’ at the McKay Art Centre, the McMichael Art Gallery Autumn Art Sale and the Newmarket Art Walk and Studio Tour.
Working with other artists to create a dynamic local art scene.
Children's Book Illustration
Newmarket Studio Tour