Shannon Reynolds is a painter and portraitist. Her paintings have been exhibited in many public galleries and are in private and corporate collections across North America and the UK. She was a winning participant in the Canadian production of the reality portrait painting TV show, Star Portraits. Shannon’s portraits have been commissioned privately and for the corporate boardroom as well as for exhibitions of contemporary portraiture, notably the series face|LIFT at the Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery. Born in Toronto to artist/illustrator parents, Shannon is a graduate of the University of Waterloo's Fine Arts program and also has a Master's degree in English literature. Today Shannon lives in downtown Kitchener where she works from her third-floor studio in a Victorian house she’s slowly renovating with her husband.