Alexis Reiter - Edmonton Marriage Commissioner
By appointment only
Proudly Serving Alberta Since 1985
Telephone: (780) 448-9672
Telephone: (780) 432-4828
Fax: (780) 432-4828
Email: alexdes@shaw.ca


Alexis Reiter
Alexis Reiter - Edmonton Marriage Commissioner
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Alexis Reiter - Edmonton Marriage Commissioner

Alexis Reiter - Edmonton Marriage Commissioner

Alexis Reiter - Edmonton Marriage Commissioner

Edmonton Calligraphy / Edmonton Officiate - Yellow pages

My Biography and Client List

Alexis Reiter is a multi-talented artist creating works in watercolor and acrylic painting, dried florals, lacquer home accessories and handcrafted jewelry. Her extensive commissions are enjoyed throughout Western Canada.

Alexis is highly respected as an expert calligrapher. Regular clients include all levels of government, educational institutions and private individuals. She is an instructor with the Edmonton Public School Board Continuing Education Department, The Lion’s Senior Centre, as well as holding her own private classes. Alexis instructed at the Edmonton First International Folk Art Conference in 1996.

She has studied journaling with Mark Bryan co-author of the "Artist's Way" and "Personal Pathways" on Cortez Island; with Michelle Cassou, author of "Life, Paint and Passion" in San Francisco; and with co-author Stewart Cubley in Edmonton.

Alexis has lived in Saskatchewan, the West Indies, and Singapore and has resided in Edmonton since1972.
She graduated from of the University of Alberta with Bachelor of Education and Sciences Degrees.
Alexis taught junior high school science for 15 years, all the while pursuing her art and instructing calligraphy.

Government of Alberta

  • Queen Elizabeth II Doctoral Scholarships in Environmental
  • Studies - watercolor and calligraphy
  • Helen Hunley Scholarships - watercolor and calligraphy
  • Human Rights Award - calligraphy
  • Governor Yokumichi Presentation - calligraphy
  • Taiho Pharmaceutical Presentation - calligraphy
  • Wild Rose Foundation Presentation - calligraphy
  • Alberta Heritage Scholarship Fund Recipients - calligraphy
  • Economic Trade and Development, Nippon Express Certificates - watercolor/calligraphy, Presentation and Guest Book - calligraphy
  • Alberta Occupational Health and Safety and Alberta Environment - Communications - calligraphy
  • Environment Council of Alberta - calligraphy
  • Lieutenant Governor's Christmas Cards - calligraphy/graphics/design (2 consecutive years)
  • Lieutenant Governor ‘s Birthday and Wedding Anniversary Certificates - calligraphy/watercolor
  • Alberta Health, Alberta Family and Social Services Scrolls - watercolor/calligraphy
  • Janvier First Nations Treaty Land Entitlement Claim - calligraphy in Chipewyan and English
  • 15 year Commemorative Album for Hon. Ken Kowalski, Barrhead - calligraphy/watercolor
  • Governor of Hokkaido and the Speaker of the Hokkaido Assembly Presentations - calligraphy
  • Service Appreciation Certificates - calligraphy
  • Workers' Compensation Board Service Certificates - calligraphy
  • Lesser Slave Lake Indian Council Treaty 8 Leather Bound Books– Calligraphy

Government of Canada

  • CMHC- 50th Anniversary Presentations - calligraphy and framing
  • NAIT training Presentations - calligraphy, artwork & framing
  • Quality Improvement Team presentations - calligraphy & framing
  • Canadian Land Reclamation Association - calligraphy & framing
  • Western Economic Diversification – calligraphy
  • Queen Elizabeth II – calligrapher for her last 2 visits.

City of Edmonton

  • Outstanding Service Awards and Volunteer Service Awards - calligraphy
  • Edmonton Board of Health Poster - brush calligraphy
  • Community and Family Services - calligraphy
  • Official Oaths and Official Declarations Office of Alderman - calligraphy
  • Mayor's Luncheon, Corporate Presentations - calligraphy and framing for 6 consecutive years.
  • Presentation to Mayor Stephen Mandel and Councilman Michael Phair; Lit Fest 2007

Other

  • Fantasyland Hotel corporate Client Presentations - watercolor and calligraphy
  • Esso Petroleum Canada Educational Partnership Presentation - calligraphy
  • WordWorks - Presentation Certificates to authors Howard Platt and Nik Burton - watercolor and calligraphy
  • Potash and Phosphate Institute of Canada Presentation - calligraphy
  • Patio and Leisure and Shelly Parr Interiors -custom accessories of lacquer and dried florals
  • Environment Canada - calligraphy
  • Alberta Registered Professional Forester's Association - calligraphy
  • Writers Guild of Alberta
    - Golden Pen Awards for Outstanding Lifetime Achievement Presentations to W.O. Mitchell 
    - Grant MacEwan - calligraphy
    - Audrey's Books Window Display Signs - calligraphy
    - Howard Palmer Award Presentation to author Merna Summer – calligraphy/watercolor
    - 13th Annual Literary Awards Poster - calligraphy and poster design
    - City of Edmonton Book Prizes - calligraphy and certificate design
  • Chiropractic Association - calligraphy
  • College of Physicians and Surgeons - calligraphy
  • Idylwylde, St. Dominic and St. Gabriel Schools - calligraphy, artwork & framing of Mission statements
  • Alberta Foundation for Medical Research - artwork
  • Wayne Gretzky Photo and Video Session for Child Find - calligraphy
  • Grant MacEwan Community College- calligraphy
  • Alberta Association of Landscape Architects- calligraphy
  • Edmonton Beth Shalom Congregation- calligraphy
  • R.F. Staples High School, Graduate Photo Layouts and calligraphy for 3 consecutive years
  • Ian Tyson CD Album cover - calligraphy
  • Caritas Health Group - calligraphy & framing

Shows

  • Edmonton Art Club ‘Shows its Colours’ sponsored by Nova Corporation – 2 consecutive years.
  • Annual Spring Exhibitions, Edmonton Art Gallery; Edmonton Art Club – 2 consecutive years
  • Annual Fall Exhibition, Johnson Art Gallery, 2 consecutive years
  • Annual Critic's Choice Shows, City Hall, 3 consecutive years
  • Student Exhibition, Indigo Print and Paperworks, 1998
  • Summer Exhibition (Edmonton Art Club) Foyer Gallery, Stanley A. Milner Library, 1998
  • Lettering Arts Guild of Red Deer Show, 1998
  • Solo Art Shows: 
    - Strathcona Place
    - Indigo Print
    - Paperworks
    - Walterdale Theatre

Memberships and Associations (past and present)

  • Edmonton Calligraphic Society               
  • Bow Valley Calligraphy Guild, Calgary                       
  • Valley Calligraphy Guild, Washington      
  • Lettering Arts Guild of Red Deer
  • Devonian Botanic Gardens, Edmonton

Community Service

  • Artwork donations for silent auctions:
    - Stephen's College                                          
    - Homesteader School
    - Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan              
    - Edmonton Calligraphic Society
    - Youth Emergency Shelter
  • Guest speaker:
    - Edmonton Calligraphic Society             
    - Edmonton Institution
    - D.H. McKenzie Junior High School       
    - Canaervon School
  • Presenter: Alberta Bookfair (Writers Guild of Alberta)
  • Calligraphy demonstration:  Chapters, U of A Fine Arts
  • Volunteer:  Lion's Senior Citizen's Centre
  • Press Conference:  Canadian Mental Health
  • Board of Directors – Condominium Association

 


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