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Backdrop Sessions with Helen Wojcik

Helen Wojcik is always up to something. She is an artist, a mountain biker, surfer, mermaid, snowboarder, yoga instructor, outdoor enthusiast, and a gypsy at heart, spreading art as she travels the world. Helen has participated in many events in … Read More

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Backdrop Sessions with Andrea Mueller

Andrea Mueller is a contemporary artist and art instructor based in Whistler, B.C. Her work is characterized by bold colors, messy loose brush strokes and darkly playful imagery. Her work examines the relationship and connection between all things including humans, animals, memory, … Read More

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Backdrop Sessions with Heidi Denessen

Heidi Denessen creates beautiful nature-inspired paintings and imagery that are then transformed into vibrant, fun clothing for women. Heidi the Artist’s grassroots clothing line is conscious and locally made using ethical fabrics with a portion of all sales helping to … Read More

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Backdrop Sessions with Denise Hughes

From the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island, Denise Hughes moved to Whistler in 1998 and has called this beautiful Valley her home ever since. Denise has always been inspired to work with her hands, focusing on tactile objects that provide beauty … Read More

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Backdrop Sessions with Cheryl Massey

When we think of a traditional “Whistler” house we think of cedar roofing tiles, curved wooden railings, and handmade clay additions for sinks. A place with quirky little nooks and crannies, with skis and boots in the front hall, and … Read More

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Backdrop Sessions with Baz

Baz Carolan was one of the first to raise his hand when the Whistler Arts Council pitched the idea of an artist video series earlier this year. He was the first person that got to be part of our experiment … Read More

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About Backdrop Sessions

Let us tell you a bit about Backdrop Sessions! Founded in 2015, Backdrop Sessions is a collaborative project that offers an intimate look into the minds and studios of Whistler’s local artists. So far, we have visited and documented nine … Read More

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