Dedicated to creating unique artistic experiences for all ages


ArtWill Studio is located at
2779 Honore-Mercier,
Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec,
J7V 8P5

Schools across Quebec and Ontario.
Your location for:

  • Corporate events
  • Libraries
  • Community Centres
  • Institutions (Hospitals, Retirement Homes, Day Centres)
  • Parties & Events


My objective as an art educator is;

  • to awaken passion in my participants
  • to show them new ways to see
  • to exchange ideas and communicate
  • to open up avenues for self-discovery and collaboration

Who Is Deirdre Potash?

Career Summary & Accomplishments

Over 30 years’ experience as an art educator with a diverse practice including a speciality in cultural mediation. My education practice has initiated projects from introducing and establishing art programs, setting up and running art shows with-in school and community groups. I have worked on different types of projects with different clientele, from children to seniors in a variety of settings. This has included sectors in education, community groups, business environments, health and mental health institutions, and at school and university locations.


Women’s Art Society of Montreal, 2017

Seven Successful Concordia Alumni Offer Tips to Graduates, 2017

Maison de soin Palliative, Giving Back with a Creative Workshop for all,  2017

Kite Making to Arts Alive! Quebec Knowlton Workshop with Deirdre Potash, 2017 

Riverside Magasine, an Interview (begin at 23:45) with Deirdre Potash

Life Worth Living a Home School Adventure , 2016 

Les journees de la Culture, 2014

Culture 365: Daily Dose of Culture, 2013

Concordia Magazine, 2012

Pearson News, 2008

English Montreal Schoolboard, 2008

Women’s Art Studio 

L’art s’invite a l’ecole


We had the pleasure of welcoming local artist Deirdre Potash to the Nook. Deirdre is behind ArtWill Studio and she does art programs in schools all over the area in addition to her own private classes. She had 20-something kids around that table, ranging in ages from three-years-old to thirteen-years-old, and she pulled off a beautiful and fun project that engaged every single one of them. They worked with plasticine to create medallions. Zahra chose to represent the power of wind on her medalli…
Amanda ShawHomeschooler