Andrew McDermott – Senior Instructor & Portfolio Expert
Andrew is the past President of the Federation of Canadian Artists. He was born in England and moved to Canada at a young age. After graduating in Graphic Design with a major in Illustration, he continued his studies toward developing a unique style, winning top awards in both Canada and the US. He was recently awarded the Master Circle Medallion from the International Association of Pastel Societies, presented in New Mexico in 2013. Having many published articles, Andrew is also a popular life/figure drawing instructor at Langara College, the Vancouver Film School and Capilano University, where he also serves as a portfolio admission committee member. Andrew is a senior instructor and one of the Portfolio Expert Team members at AOMA.