Miriam is the Director of Mixed Media Events.
She's a passionate Event Planner and loves the excitement, challenge and creativity of Event Planning. Her favorite part of the job is helping create lasting memories for her clients. She is enthusiastic and result driven.
Her background is in Corporate Team Buildings but she has also planned weddings, art openings, product launches and live music shows through her Event Production Company Mixed Media Events.
Erica is a Vancouver born painter and Art Therapist. Holding a BFA from Emily Carr University, Erica’s paintings are colorful expressions of her intuition and heart. Furthering her passion for creative outlets, Erica studied at the Vancouver Art Therapy Institute to obtain a post-graduate diploma in Art Therapy. Today, Erica combines all of her inspirations from painting, meditation, and yoga to bring the gift of Art Therapy to her community. She wholeheartedly believes in the healing power of art, and that everyone is creative once one let's go of judgement and opens up to embracing self-expression.
“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso
Yared is an artist born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. He studied at the Addis Ababa University School of Fine Arts and Design, and graduated in Art and Education with major in painting in 2005. He then was awarded a scholarship to France where he learned and taught art, and was involved in many exhibitions.
Yared is the first and only Art Battle Canada champion. He won this big live art competition three times in a row since the first competition in Toronto in 2012.
He is best known for his large-scale portraits and colorful palette. His extensive travels in Europe, mainly in France and Austria, gave him different perspectives on architecture, resulting in creating dynamic cityscapes reflecting the fast motion of urban world. Yared's work has been exhibited in France, Austria, Spain and Canada.
Yared is an active support to charities. He does live painting performances to help raise money for many valuable causes.