In The News

Bored Panda – Travelling Without Moving

December 5th, 2016
Satisfy your wanderlust without leaving your dining room table! Landscape plate-art reveals that mini in-the-moment vacations are a real thing.

Toronto Life – Art Stars of Instagram

May 3rd, 2016
Toronto Life features their top eight favourite Toronto based “Insta-artists” and guess who is at the top of the list?

WE Nation Podcast – Episode 30: Jacqueline Poirier

April 20, 2016
In April Jacqueline sat down with Janna Overend of We Nation to talk about her journey to become the Crazy Plate Lady

Wed-Luxe Magazine – An Enchanting Take on Soft, Feathery Textures

December 17th 2015
Hand painted charger plates make an exquisite addition to a wedding table, charming guests with whimsical designs of endless imagination.

Food Network Magazine – Plate Artist Paints Crazy-Realistic Portraits

July 6th, 2015
No “Pigeon-hole” for Jacqueline Poirier. She paints it all, from tasty photorealistic treats that look good enough to eat to big-shot celebrities.

Elle Decor – The Crazy Plate Lady is Taking Dinner Wear to a New Level

May 19th 2015
Art that doubles as table décor bound to keep the conversation flowing, according to Elle Decor.

Bustle – The ‘Crazy Plate Lady’ Instagram Uses Plates A Canvas For Hyper-Realistic Art, And The Results Will Make You Drool

January 14th 2015
Jacqueline dishes on how to become a successful entrepreneur within the art world. Hint: Make people drool with your talent!

Laughing Squid – Playful Paintings of Food, Animals, People, and More on Plates at The Ritz-Carlton in Toronto

January 11th 2015
Always offering a “smorgasbord” of design.

Metro UK News – This plate art that looks like real food will blow your mind

January 10th 2015
They love them here, they love them there… they love them everywhere; from Toronto to the UK, ‘plart’ is getting noticed!

MSN News – CatchCarri Visits Ritz Carlton for One-On-One Workshop

January 8th, 2015
MSN’s Carri Wilbanks spends a day getting to know the artist that captured the attention of A-list celebrities the likes of Morgan Freeman and Al Pacino!as now hired…”

The Globe & Mail – Shelby Walsh Interviews Ritz-Carlton’s Resident Artist Jacqueline Poirier

May 28th 2014
The President of Trend Hunter’s, Shelby Walsh, believes that Jacqueline’s work makes a truly one-of-a-kind and welcome addition to any special event or party.

Upcoming Events & Workshops

The National Bridal Show

February 3-5, 2017
Come and visit us at this Spring’s National Bridal Show! We will be showcasing our custom wedding collections and offering attendees the chance to win a one-of-a-kind hand painted wedding portrait plate!

One of a Kind Show & Sale

March 29 – April 2, 2017
We will be setting up shop for our fourth One of a Kind and you will not want to miss it! Visitors to the show can expect one of my trademark feature installations, contests, and great deals on custom and ready-made plates! March 29 – April 2, 2017