Gina Page

Richmond and Powell River, BC Canada

Printmaker, poet, papermaker, and book artist, Gina Page has spent most of her life on the coast of British Columbia, Canada, a significant influence on her work. Gina studied printmaking at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver with Bob Steele, has taken printmaking and other courses at Emily Carr University, and has been an active studio member of Malaspina Printmakers Society on Granville Island since 1991. Her books of poetry are held in numerous public and university libraries in Canada and the United States of America. Her first chapbook of poetry, Along a Road of Pattering Shade, published in 1986 by Seawrack Press, was mentioned in a review by George Woodcock in the online Poetry Column of ABC BookWorld. Gina has been a teacher in with the Powell River, North Vancouver, and Richmond school districts in B.C., Canada. gpage@sd38.bc.ca