Deeshani Fernando was born in Sri Lanka, lived in the Middle East for twelve years and then immigrated to Canada where she now resides. Fernando has an honours Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Mc Master and will be graduating from the Teachers Education program from Brock University this spring.
In Canada, Fernando valued the ever-changing landscape compared to her past environments. To discover Canada she decided to fully experience and enjoy the scenery of her new country by taking every opportunity to venture out to new pathways. The artworks are created are inspired by local and global natural environments, with the combination of stylistic creativity to express the impact of each adventure.