Madeleine was born and raised in BC with an aptitude for drawing, that developed into a fierce desire to become a painter. Her formal education began at Emily Carr University in two stints, the latter during a time when painting was erroneously declared dead. Determined, Madeleine went on to complete her MFA at Concordia University and then established a studio practice in Vancouver. In time, she was able to return to Vancouver Island with her partner and cat, where she feels a deeper connection to nature.   Read More