Arts & Entertainment

Feb 26 2017

Joya Paul

Joya Paul interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Encaustic Artist

Encaustic artist Joya Paul speaks with Shannon about this ancient art, her healing journey and adopting a son www.JoyaPaul.com more...

Feb 23 2017

Ruth Abernethy

Ruth Abernethy interview with Shannon Skinner on ExtraordinaryWomenTV.com

Sculptor

Ruth Abernethy, Canadian sculptor, talks about her bronze sculptures and portraits, and her new book. Website: www.RuthAbernethy.com more...

Feb 18 2015
Artist Sarah Gaby-Trotz interviewed at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition (July 2014) more...

Feb 07 2015

Ness Lee

Ness Lee interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Artist

Illustrator Ness Lee speaks to Shannon about her unique art featuring sumo wrestlers, on location at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. more...

Feb 07 2015

Karen Taylor

Karen Taylor interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Artist

Artist Karen Taylor talks about her paintings on location at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Site: http://karentaylorart.com/ more...

Feb 07 2015

Lisa Ridout

Lisa Ridout interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Jewelry Designer

Jewelry designer, Lisa Ridout, chats with Shannon about her line at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. more...

Nov 30 2014

Deborah Baker

Deborah Baker interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Visual Artist

Artist Deborah Baker speaks with Shannon at Artfest in the Distillery District about her colourful and "happy" feeling art. more...

Nov 30 2014

Linda Varekamp

Linda Varekamp interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Owner, Stitch & Spoke

Fashion designer, Linda Varekamp, discusses her cool line of clothing and textiles and her business success, and overcoming breast cancer at an early age. more...

Nov 30 2014

Lindsay Zier-Vogel

Lindsay Zier-Vogel interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Creator, Love Lettering Campaign

Creator, Love Lettering Campaign, Lindsay Zier-Vogel discusses why she felt Toronto needed more love and what the Love Lettering Campaign is all about. Filmed at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. more...

Nov 30 2014

Beverley Jenkins

Bev Jenkins interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Visual Artist & PR Consultant

Visual artist, Bev Jenkins, discusses how she turned her passion of painting into a full-time business. Filmed at Artfest at the Distillery District in Toronto. more...

Nov 30 2014

Fay Athari

Fay Athari interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Owner/Director, Arta Gallery

Owner/Director, Arta Gallery, a popular art gallery in Toronto, Fay Athari chats about the challenges she faces owning an art gallery, her inspirations, notable female artists and life in Canada as an Iranian. more...

Nov 29 2014

Jane Corkin

Jane Corkin interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Director, Corkin Gallery

Director, Corkin Gallery, Jane Corkin is a visionary art entrepreneur who was pioneer in making photography an accepted art in Toronto more...

Nov 29 2014

Sarah Fisher

Sarah Fisher actress interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Singer-Songwriter/Actress

Actress & singer/songwriter, Sarah Fisher, talks about her role on Degrassi and what inspires her songwriting, and why she's an advocate. more...

Nov 29 2014

Mariel Hemingway

Mariel Hemingway interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Academy Award-nominted Actress/Advocate

Actress and healthy living advocate, Mariel Hemingway, discusses her latest documentary film, "Running From Crazy," why health and wellness is important to her and how to achieve it. more...

Nov 09 2014

Kate Taylor

Kate Taylor interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Artist/Director, Toronto Artists' Network

Artist and director of The Artists' Network, Kate Taylor speaks about turning art into a business. more...

Nov 09 2014

Julie Himel

Julie Himel on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Visual Artist

Artist Julie Himel discusses the challenges artists face, and how she used her art to get through an illness. more...

Nov 08 2014

Jenn Goodwin

Jenn Goodwin interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Dance Artist/ Programmer, Nuit Blanche

Dance artist Jenn Goodwin interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner more...

May 15 2014

Tricia Lee

Tricia Lee is a Woman to Watch on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Horror Filmmaker

Horror filmmaker, Tricia Lee, is a Woman to Watch - find out why we think so... more...

May 04 2014

Robyn Dell’Unto

Robyn Dell'Unto interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Singer/songwriter & producer

Singer/songwriter & producer, Robyn Dell'Unto, chats about growing into her career and about her newly released, feel great album, "Little Lines." more...

May 04 2014

Karen King

Karen King interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Productions Without Borders

Founder, Productions Without Borders (PWB), an online community dedicated to supporting the film and TV content industry in reaping the benefits of diversity and inclusion. more...

May 04 2014

Kelley Armstrong

Kelley Armstrong interviesw on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Best-Selling Author

Best-selling author, Kelley Armstrong, discusses her urban fantasy books, how her book "Bitten" got made into a TV series, and her writing process. more...

May 02 2014

Liona Boyd

Liona Boyd interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Musician

Legendary classical guitarist, Liona Boyd, talks about her amazing career, branching out into singing, and her recently released album, The Return... To Canada With Love, on which she was joined by many famous friends. more...

May 02 2014

Meredith Shaw

Meredith Shaw interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Musician

Musician & radio host, Meredith Shaw, talks about her latest album and what she is doing to inspire young women to follow their dreams. more...

May 02 2014

Tajja Isen

Tajja Isen interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Singer/Actor

Singer/Voice Actor, Tajja Isen, chats about her journey from being the voice of Atomic Betty and other popular animated characters in TV series for kids, to her rising career as a singer. more...

May 02 2014

Nimisha Murkerji

Nimisha Murkerji interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Filmmaker

Film director Nimisha Mukerji discusses the challenges of a women as a film director and what it takes to be successful in this male-dominated industry more...

Feb 15 2014

Part 2: Debbie Travis

Debbie Travis interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

TV personality/Entpreneneur

Debbie discusses her life's "next chapter" - her retreat for women at her medieval home in Tuscany. more...

Feb 15 2014

Part 1: Debbie Travis

Debbie Travis interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

TV personality/Entpreneneur

TV personality Debbie Travis discusses how she got her start as an entrepreneur and in television. more...

Feb 03 2014

Kaitlyn Regehr

Kaitlyn Regehr interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Women's Sexuality & Burlesque Historian

Women's sexuality & burlesque historian, Kaitlyn Regehr, discusses the importance of self-love and body image, and her documentary film on the Queen of Burlesque, Tempest Storm. more...

Feb 03 2014

Simone Osborne

Simone Osborne interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Soprano, Canadian Opera Company

Soprano, Simone Osborne talks about her career success with the Canadian Opera Company and why opera is such a technically difficult genre for singers more...

Feb 03 2014

Basia Bulat

Basia Bulat interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Singer/Songwriter

Singer/songwriter, Basia Bulat, best known for slinging an autoharp, discusses her unique folk sound and why she draws from deep personal challenges in her music writing. more...

Feb 03 2014
Actor, MJ Shaw, talks about her long career as a performing artist, her role on TVO's Hard Rock Medical, and why she founded Seventh Stage Productions, which is dedicated to telling women's stories by women and for women. more...

Feb 03 2014

Tina Petrova

Tina Petrova interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Filmmaker, Speaker

Award-winning filmmaker, Tina Petrova, is also a motivational speaker and advocate of healing chronic pain. more...

Dec 13 2013

Sandra Roberts

Sandra Roberts interview on ExtraordinaryWomenTV.com

CEO, Pie Media Group

CEO, Pie Media Group and publisher/Editor-in-Chief of Pie Magazine, and fashion show producer, Sandra Roberts talks about her unique luxury publication. more...

Nov 30 2013

Gloria Green

Gloria Green interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Oncology Dietician, Sickkids Hospital/Artist

Oncology dietician and artist, Gloria Green has been working at SickKids Hospital for 18 years, whose work with children has reflected her artwork, bringing raw emotion and sentiment to her art. more...

Nov 29 2013

Heather Hartt-Sussman

Heather Hartt-Sussman interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Children's Author & Media Personality

Former host on E! Entertainment in the US, children's author, Heather Hartt-Sussman, discusses the power of saying "no" -- and her lovable "Nana" series (Nana's Getting Married, Here Comes Hortense! and Nana's Summer Surprise) and "Noni" series (Noni Says No and Noni is Nervous). She is the former host of the daily series The Gossip Show on E! Entertainment Television in the United States. more...

Sep 21 2013

Victoria Dickenson

Victoria Dickenson, CEO/Director, McMichael gallery, interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Director/CEO, McMichael Canadian Art Collection
Director/CEO, McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Director/CEO, McMichael gallery, Victoria Dickenson talks about her career as head of one of Canada's most prestigious cultural institutions. more...

Jul 06 2013

Jully Black

Jully Black interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Singer/Songwriter

Queen of R&B, Jully Black, discusses her stellar career as a singer/songwriters and artists, and why she is actively involved in charitable initiatives with Heart & Stroke, and others. more...

Jul 05 2013

Ingrid Johannson Khoury

Ingrid Johannson Khoury interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Film Director/Photographer

Film director/photographer, Ingrid Johannson Khoury, AKA Ms Monday, talks about her sailing films, life as a band photographer, and her latest venture, an online pet dating service. more...

Jul 05 2013

Lisa Chin Quee

Lisa Chin Quee interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder/Editor-in-Chief, LisaLiving.ca

Founder/Editor-in-Chief of LisaLiving.ca, Lisa Chin Quee discusses the importance of women's online magazines, and how she got hers off the ground. more...

Jul 05 2013

Lisa Charleyboy

Lisa Charleyboy interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Blogger

Blogger Lisa Charleyboy talks about her popular blog, Urban Native Girl, about pop-culture with an indigenous twist. more...

Jul 01 2013

Gwen Elliot

Gwen Elliot interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

TV Host/Producer

TV host, Gwen Elliot, discusses how she got her television show, Start Something Big, off the ground, airing on Rogers TV. more...

Jul 01 2013

Gloria Martin

Gloria Martin interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Entertainment Editor, 680 News and Rogers Radio National

Entertainment Editor at 680 News and Rogers Radio National, Gloria Martin, discusses her long career in entertainment and gives us some insight into some of the celebrities she has interviewed...like Oprah. more...

May 18 2013

Kalista Zackhariyas

Kalista Zachkariyas interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Actor & Founder, The Youth Code

Actor and founder of The Youth Code, Kalista Zachkariyas discusses her non-profit organization that helps children who have been sexually abused. more...

May 18 2013

Carrie Mullings

carrie mullings interview on extraordinary women tv with Shannon Skinner

Media Personality/Canada's Reggae Ambassador

Canada's Ambassador for Reggae and Canada's most awarded female reggae DJ, Carrie Mullings sat down with host Shannon Skinner to discuss her love for the music and her success as a radio DJ and host. more...

May 18 2013

Anna Cyzon

Anna Cyzon interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Recording Artist

Recording artist and former MTV and eTalk host, Anna Cyzon, sat down with Shannon to discuss her latest EP album and what inspires her music. more...