Ariane Bernard is a Filipino Canadian Multi-disciplinary Artist, born in Bermuda and raised in rural Northern Ontario. She attended OCAD university for Drawing and Painting, graduated at York University for Creative writing, and has lived in Toronto since. 

She has been developing her art skills since childhood, inspired by all things supernatural and strange. She pulled inspiration from her natural surroundings, forest landscapes and Canadian wildlife combined with influences from mythology, fairytales, Wicca and the occult. She has always expressed an interest in various media and creates work in a variety of disciplines includes oil, acrylic, and water-colour painting, paint and ink illustration, ceramics, resin casting, jewelry and soap making.

Ariane’s soap making business is called Hex and Herb, where she makes all natural cold process artisan soap.