Marvyn Rivett – Snowbird Artist
Summer work is done in my home studio, the Mackenzie Print Group workshop, or the many beautiful parks in Niagara Falls, Ontario
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.
Pumphouse Art Centre, Niagara-On-The-Lake, ON
St. Catharines Art Association, St. Catharines, ON
Mackenzie Printery and Newspaper Museum, Queenston, ON
Queen Street Artists' Group, Niagara Fall, 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, pastel and oil painting.
I have taught painting workshops in oil, acrylic, pastel and watercolor and wood engraving and printmaking workshops.