Wilna is a neo-expressionistic painter turned scrapbook and digital designer who has spent years applying her background in fine arts to her passion for preserving memories. A popular online and in-class teacher, she has honed the fine art of balancing her logical and organized side with her free-spirited expressive side. And she definitely knows how to have fun along the way! Wilna has been working in the Scrapbooking Industry for 11 years and it all started when she was one of 25 winners of the Creating Keepsakes Hall of Fame in 2006. She designed for Making Memories, Jenny Bowlin, October Afternoon and Two Peas in a Bucket until 2013 when she started her own company called iHeartstudio. Wilna is a popular event teacher at retreats and has been fortunate to teach classes in the US, Canada, South Africa, Spain, Germany and Australia. She has taught online for Studio Calico, Big Picture Classes, Craftsy and have lots of classes on her own website iheartstudio.ca. Wilna is also a frequent guest on the Paper Clipping Roundtable.
Hello! My name is Wilna 🙂 A few random things about me:
I love it when it rains | I live in Saskatchewan Canada | I work on a Mac | My scrapbook room is my favorite place | I love flowers | Mid Mornings are my favorite time of the day. | I grew up in South Africa… the African bush is still something I miss dearly | My favorite drink is soda with lemon and coffee | I love Movies | I love Photography | I love Law and Order and Survivor and Breaking Bad and GOT | I love my girls | I love my dog Abby (RIP Mac) | I love to blog and make pretty things | find me with paint on my clothes and a paintbrush in my hand