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Marvyn Rivett – Snowbird Artist

Summer Studio/ Gallery: 4738 Valley Way, Niagara Falls

Winter Studio: N. Donnelly St., Mount Dora, Florida

Graduated from McMaster University in 1970, Toronto Teacher’s College in 1971, OISE University of Toronto in 1974.

Worked for 30 years as an elementary school teacher, special education teacher, and teacher consultant. Retired in 2001.

Since retirement I have spent some time playing golf and mandolin and a lot of time working on my art.

Art memberships:
Pumphouse Art Centre, Niagara-On-The-Lake, ON
St. Catharines Art Association, St. Catharines, ON
Mackenzie Printery and Newspaper Museum, Queenston, ON

Eustis Art League, Eustis, FL
Harper Printmaking Studio, Eustis, FL

I have taken classes and workshops from:
Tony Bianco - oil painting
John David Anderson - plein air oil painting, Haliburton, Italy and France
Albert Handell, Richard Mckinley, Michael Chesley Johnson,
Maggie Price, Doug Dawson, Gloria Betlam, Ray Hassard, Jack Pardue

I have taught painting workshops in oil, acrylic, pastel and watercolor and wood engraving and printmaking workshops.

I teach private students at my Niagara Falls studio.