Jill Tompkins is an artist from Vancouver.
Jill is an emerging artist who has spent years pursuing her dream of becoming
an artist. A native of Vancouver Jill is married has four children and 6 grandchildren.
In 2009 Jill enrolled at Langara College and within two years she earned a Diploma in Fine
Art, graduating with honours. Athough she was accepted at ACAD and Emily Carr Jill
decided to attend Emily Carr. She graduated in April 2013 and intends to take a
year off to work on her practice and start the process of checking out Post Graduate Schools.
A highlight of her last few years was an Artist Residence in Provence in July 2012. She spent
2 weeks doing research in Paris and then a month in Provence painting at Four Winds Atilier. The experience was an enriching experience and was the foundation of her graduate year
work at Emily Carr.