Josie Porzio-Greco holds a Bachelor of Science and a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Toronto. After over thirty two years of practicing dentistry with her husband, she is now indulging her other passion for fine art. During Secondary School she received the Grumbacher of Canada Award in art. She began to paint with acrylics after completing a painting course during her undergraduate studies. Her continued love of art has led her to take art classes at the AGO. She resides with her husband and three children along with their Maltese dog ‘Fifi’ and divides her time between Toronto and the Blue Mountains. Josie is a member of the Womens’ Art Association of Canada and CARFAC (Canadian Artists’ Representation/Le Front des artistes canadiens). She is inspired by her love of travel, the beauty of nature and Fifi, who remains a constant source of inspiration that has led her to paint many wonderful pets.
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