Alanna Peters was born in Ottawa and currently lives in Toronto. She earned an Honours BA for Fine Arts from McMaster University (2001) and a BEd for Arts Based Learning from Queen's University (2005).

A recognized artist, her work is found in private and public collections in Canada, the United States, France, Germany and Uganda.

Alanna’s work is predominantly figurative and portrait based oil paintings. She has always been drawn to painting the figure. She has a desire to connect with the viewer on an intimate level in order to share in a dialogue of emotions and human experience.

Alanna now lives and works in Toronto, Canada.