Diana VERTIS McIsaac has been painting for many years. Her portfolio includes watercolour, acrylics, pastels, and photography. As a current Member, Past President, and Director of the Sackville Art Association, Diana credits her increased inspiration to the Association and wishes to recognize with appreciation, Joan Gregory – her mentor.
She has taught painting classes for Tantramar Seniors College, the Tidnish Community Center, the Sackville Art Association and the Gallery.
It was Diana’s inspiration that led to the establishment of the Tidnish Bridge Art Gallery in the summer of 2010. Diana’s ideas and efforts have led to many successful arts promotion events as well as fundraising for local charities. She received the 2012 Cumberland County Volunteer of the Year Award for her volunteer contributions to her community.
Her paintings have been exhibited in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Portugal and can be found throughout Canada, in the United States, and the British Isles. She calls Seagrove, NS home, where she uses her own photography as a basis for much of her work which can be seen at www.VERTISarts.com