Wendy Elizabeth Wilson

Teaching the Young at Art

Because a picture tells 100 words....

My Classroom

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Extra curricular Activities

  • Graduation mural Grade 8

Collaborative mandala for Asian Heritage Assembly

Gallery Education Experience

Art Gallery of Ontario: Family Program Co-ordinator, Toronto 1999-2006

  • Responsible for the design, development and implementation of educational art programs for families including school tours, an interactive children’s gallery, studio classes, and large scale special event days at the gallery.

  • Worked in a team environment with curatorial staff to implement the mandate of the exhibition program

  • Hired, trained and supervised a staff of 9 educators and volunteers.

  • Identified potential funding sources and prepared grant applications

  • Wrote copy for brochures, consulted on graphic design and collaborated on developing communications and marketing plans

McMichael Canadian Art Collection: Public Programmer, Toronto 1998-1999

  • Within the Education Department was responsible for public programs at the gallery including adult courses and lectures, Artist in Residence, summer camps, studio classes and Family Days

  • Managed budgets, prepared reports and maintained statistical data related to program activities


Master of Arts, Art Education, University of British Columbia 1984-1989

Bachelor of Education, Primary/Junior, University of Alberta 1981-1983

Honours Bachelor of Arts, Art and Art History, University of Ottawa 1976-1980

I can be contacted at:

647 209-4013


Skype: wendy.e.wilson