Gail Sobat & Spyder Yardley-Jones

GAIL SIDONIE SOBAT is a witch at heart, a pirate in her dreams, and a gypsy in practice. She has assumed any number of disguises in her lifetime, including that of teacher, adjunct professor, woman-in-black, professional actor and singer, grounds keeper, flag girl, parimutuel seller and flower seller. She is the creator/ coordinator of YouthWrite, a camp for kids who love to write.  She lives in Edmonton.

SPYDER YARDLEY-JONES is an Edmonton based, internationally recognized cartoonist, painter, sculptor, and instructor. Spyder’s artwork has been on exhibition in the US and Canada, including the Art Gallery of Alberta, Harcourt House Gallery, the Tu Gallery and the McMullen Gallery. He teaches the art of cartooning/illustration and the love of art in elementary, junior and senior high schools.