Artist Dee Fontans is committed to material culture and creativity. 


Dee produces artwork under the title ‘Outing The Body’ (OTB). OTB is a series of art pieces which fused together fine jewelry, fashion design and performance art.


A maker, a maverick, Dee puts her thoughts, feelings and knowledge to paper. She has written for arts publications and instructional books. As a poet in 2015 she has performed live spoken word in New York City. 

Dee Fontans continues to be an arts advocate in her community, pursuing and building new opportunities. She has recently relocated to Vancouver Island where she is the Gallery Merrick curator and Gallerina. Dee has moved from educator to entrepreneur focused on creating unique jewellery peices for everyone.