Ruth is a visual artist who loves colour, texture, and stories. She believes in the importance of community, connectedness, and healing.

She has three undergraduate degrees from Bishop’s and Concordia Universities, with majors in History, Music, and Visual Arts. She has worked for many years in retail. More recently she works as a facilitator with the NDG Art Hive and as a lunch monitor at the local public school. Working with the engAGE creative Living Lab continues to develop and combine all these interests.