This issue of our newsletter looks at ways in which walking can be
used as an artistic gesture to investigate our surroundings. It includes a featured lesson plan titled ‘Taking a Line for a Walk’ (page 5) and a Q&A (page 10) with the Calgary-based interdisciplinary artist, Alana Bartol.
Cindy was born and resided in Spruce Grove, Alberta until 2009, at which time she moved nearby to Stony Plain. She is a self-taught, professional artist, who was interested in art since childhood and in 1991 decided to pursue it as a full-time career.
Blackall traveled and painted in the Middle East for two years prior to retiring in Southwest Alberta. She continues plien air painting and studio collage work.
The Alberta Society of Artists (ASA) is an association of professional artists whose objective is to foster and promote the development of the visual arts in the Province of Alberta.