Col Mitchell Contemporary Paper Artist pen and ink on sculpted paper artworks of nature and wildlife

 “Art provides us with a way to experience ourselves in relation to the universe, and thus is an experience of the mysterious.” – Vladimir Breskin


Collect from Available Original Artwork

of pen and ink on sculpted paper
Shop by category - Land


Any part of the Earth’s surface not covered by water, and occupied by nature’s explorers, real or imagined.

Shop by category - Sky


The visitors called to the dome shaped expanse extending upwards from the characteristically blue horizon.

Shop by category - Water


The liquid content of a stream, river, lake, ocean etc., and the real or imagined denizens or flora that may abide within.

“Candy for the eyes and soul! The amount of time and expertise needed to produce one of these works of art is only exceeded by Col’s ability to infuse each of them with tremendous emotion and mood!”

Pam Turcot

What is it? 


Pen and Ink on Sculpted Paper: An Original Technique

by Col Mitchell

From the Heart of Muskoka

Re-experience the magical mystery of Nature and the Wild through an art form that expresses the wonder, energy and tranquility of its inherent beauty, and resolves into works as individual as the fingerprint of that experience.

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Featured New Work

“Wow! I can’t believe how well the impressive and unique texture of your work shows online. Tough to achieve. Brilliant that it’s captured, as there is so much power in your texture!”

Cindy Watson

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As seen on Day Time, RogersTV
As seen on G20 Summit, Media Centre, Toronto 2012
As seen on Times Square, NYC
As seen on Artifacts Series, Cogeco TV

Snapshot Updates


New Studio Opens 49 Manitoba St. Bracebridge, Muskoka
Col Mitchell at Toronto 2015 OOAK Christmas Show

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