Carolynn Anctil Design

Watercolour Illustrator, Storyteller, Photographer

Handcrafted in Canada.

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.”

My style of art creation is lighthearted, with a hint of magic, and is designed to inspire joy. It is my sincere hope that my works of art are a place of rest for a mind made weary by the noise and chaos of our world.

New Spring Release

Chickadee Triptych

“Art is essential, not ornamental.”  Stephen Roach
“Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.”  Cheshire Cat, Alice in Wonderland

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Where do I ship?

I currently ship to Canada, the Continental U.S. and the U.K. However,  I can ship anywhere in the world. Please contact me for a quote for any destination outside Canada, the Continental U.S. or the U.K. as shipping costs vary widely.

Have you heard about my Art Initiative?

#joyfulartcreation

I created this hashtag to celebrate the creation of art, purely for the pleasure it brings. It’s not about making “good” art (whatever that means), or even art that sells. It’s about tapping into our natural inclination to play and not about monetary gain. It can feel like a rebellious act.

I’m committed to following this feeling of freedom and playful expression wherever it leads. If you decide to join me, please use this hashtag and tag me, so I can follow along.

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Grocery List, To Do List, Notes List.
Four Goofy Bird bookmarks set against an open book, with a set of reading glasses.

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Zentangle colouring book page pictured with 2 coloured pencils.

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