and portraitist. She has exhibited at galleries and events across Canada, Paris in 2017, and Manhattan NY in 2018.
Her oil painting style is contemporary classic, depicting views of the everyday life, with a focus on natural light and warm colour.
Her various portrait paintings demonstrate her gift to capture both visual appearance and the unique personality of her subjects, bringing them to life on canvas.
Her portrait commissions include painting of Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, on permanent display at City Hall, as well as multiple Ambassadors and members of the military.
“Pépin has become renowned for her masterful technique where the realism of photography and the richness of oil paint magically meet [..]” – The Huffington Post
Lydia Pépin has recently been featured in the Huffington Post and the Ottawa at Home Magazine. She has previously been interviewed by TV show “Daytime Ottawa” on Rogers TV and “Entre Nous”, and in various publications, including the international magazine “Art and Design”.