Vanessa Coplan       focused on working in textiles

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Vanessa Coplan
“Campfire Song”, part of the “I, Canada” series, patchwork handsewn blanket, 4×5 ft., 2017

Vanessa Coplan is an Ottawa based visual artist, art teacher and creative coach.  She is a graduate of OCAD, trained in drawing and painting.  She also holds degrees in Anthropology (B.A.) and Art History (M.A.).  

Most recently Vanessa art has focused on working in textiles.  Her work has also changed from a studio based practice to one that involves community building, collaboration and outreach.


Please see Vanessa’s website to find out more about her and what she does.