COLLINGWOOD — The work of a local artist will hit the airwaves this September.
A piece by Andrea Rinaldo will be featured in an episode of Candice Tells All with Candice Olson on the W Network; the show’s crew were in Toronto at MJG Gallery on Parliament Street last week to do some shooting with Rinaldi and gallery owner Mark Gleberzon.
Rinaldo said her work was spotted last year by one of the production’s crew members, and in May she received a call to send in a portfolio of her work.
“I was told to not get too excited about it, not to post anything about it on Facebook,” said Rinaldo, who has only been painting for a couple of years, but already has worked on commissions for several Toronto designers.
The appearance, she said, on an internationally-syndicated show will take recognition of her work to an entirely new level.
“This exposure is incredible,” she
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