Candace French is a professional Mixed Media Artist who blends brilliant colors, textures and light. She rediscovered her passion for art and the healing power of creativity after experiencing the tragic loss of her brother. Now, with an ever-expanding range of mixed media, Candace is inspired to create and teach art for the joy of it and to bring joy to others.
As an art teacher, Candace’s approach is engaging and inspiring. Through group instruction and lots of individual attention, students learn new techniques while working with a variety of exciting mixed media art materials. Certified as a Pébéo Mixed Media Product Specialist, Candace is one of the leading Pébéo art educators. She offers a variety of classes and workshops throughout the country.
Candace’s passion for teaching expands into non-profit organizations and corporations. As a best-selling co-author of the book Speaking Your Truth, Volume I, she is involved in events and speaking engagements focused on the benefits of exploring creativity. For community involvement, Candace is a member of the Art Students League of Denver, Contemporary Fine Art International and the Parker Artists Guild.
Born and raised in Ohio, Candace now lives in colorful Colorado and is the proud mother of Lauren who attends college at The Ohio State University. Her artwork has been exhibited at galleries, public places, and is part of private collections throughout the country. Candace’s artwork can be found at ROX Arts Gallery in Colorado.