Joan Hug-Valeriote is a native and resident of Guelph, Ontario, after more than 30 years living and working in Toronto. Her work has been influenced by international travel as well as 5 years living in Europe and 4 years in California. Joan spent 15 years working in the film industry as a Continuity Supervisor and then documentary Producer/Director and another 15 years as a French-immersion teacher at both the elementary and secondary levels. Joan is a bilingual professional quilt-artist and has received her 9th Ontario Arts Council grant as a Visiting Artist in Education.
1968 Gordon St., Guelph, N1L 1G6, Ontario, Canada