Watercolour and dyes are similar mediums in that neither are totally predictable. Is there a reason I picked these two as my primary mediums? Well...., I've been known to like a challenge. A major career shift from nursing to art saw Eileen heading to Emily Carr College of Art and Design as an adult. It was a dream come true to attend art school and attain a Fine Arts Certificate from Emily Carr in Vancouver, BC. An Instructor's Diploma from Vancouver Community College attained during her nursing career has been extremely valuable in teaching watercolor & textile painting.