Barb Sotiropoulos is a Canadian artist currently based in Calgary, Alberta. She obtained her Bachelor of Design Degree from The Alberta College of Art and Design, where she studied both illustration and graphic design.
Having a love for the arts from an early age, she has worked passionately to develop her skills in various drawing mediums and painting. Barb’s current body of work encompasses coloured pencil drawings, acrylic paintings as well as mixed media illustrations. Bright, bold colours and a passion for detail can be seen in her work. She is inspired by the beauty in nature, culture, history and symbolism.
Most recently, she became the monthly Q & A columnist for the United States based COLORED PENCIL Magazine and a member of the Colored Pencil Society of America. Her work in both design and art has won awards and received recognition in national publications.