Ardy Newman was
born a Canadian, but after following her lifelong dream, she
now resides in Australia. Formerly of Vancouver, British Columbia, Ardy
acquired degrees in Criminology, Psychology and Sociology from the University
of the Fraser Valley. She is a qualified Emergency Medical Technician
(ambulance attendant) having attained her certification from Southern
Alberta Institute of Technology; worked part-time for Dolphin Investigations
as a Private Investigator; and, ran a Parent Counselor home for The Ministry
For Children and Families. But, she never gave up her creative time.
Ardy is a fantasy artist and a new-age fantasy writer. She runs two of
her own businesses; Fantasy In Wood (wood sculpturing) and FantaSee Cards
(a complete line of greeting cards, which are only available in Canada for
now). She also works part-time as cover artist for Dark Star Publications
and Starlight Writer Publications. In her spare time, Ardy is a writer and
author of Thy Kingdom Come, Thy Will Be Done and Mosiac.
Her article "On Being A Newbie" has been published in three parts by
Disceptatio, an e-magazine, and in Romance Writers of
Copyright © 1999 Ardy Newman. All rights reserved.
Used by permission of the artist.
This page last updated 10-7-99.
Tapestry by Ardy Newman
cover artwork for
a novel by Ariana Overton.