Ashforth Press - Jamie Ashforth
Artist Made Greeting Cards - Toronto ON
"Jamie Ashforth is a visual artist based in Toronto, Ontario. She has exhibited in a number of group and solo exhibitions in Central and Eastern Canada and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Concordia University, Montréal, Québec. Jamie works in film production as a Scenic Artist where she uses paint to mimic real surfaces like wood and brick to fabricate environments. Collaborating with film crews influences her interest in artistic co-creation and incorporating installations into her art. Other career highlights include collaborations with musicians to create album artwork and merchandise. Jamie founded Ashforth Press which is a paper goods business that features digitizations of her paintings. Additionally, she co-founded Art Not Shame, a non-profit that encourages youth to creatively express themselves as a means of empowerment."