Carmi Cimicata is a full time artist who specializes in handmade greeting cards, altered books, resin embellishments and wearable art pieces.
She attained a visual arts degree from Ryerson University that provided a formal foundation for her art pursuits. Upon graduating from Ryerson, Carmi founded BACCHUS and The Student Life Education Company; a highly recognized charity for young Canadians where she was executive director for sixteen years. She credits the charity experience for inspiring her to create handmade inexpensive promotional and educational materials. Carmi believes you can be cost conscious and effective while still making items that are elegant and professional.