Debra Mallen & Rob Faragalli are committed to living a colorful life, filled with passion and appreciation for the art of every magical moment.
BoHo Studio is a dream realized, in the centre of historic Ridgeway. Bringing together community, art, music, and celebration, the BoHo is a historic stone building transformed into a bohemian boathouse studio that fosters relaxation, connection and FUN!
Debra Mallen is an Expressionist Artist, a graduate of Mohawk College Commercial and Graphic Arts Programs. Having explored and worked within the technical aspects of the commercial art industry, as well as many years as a decorative and freelance visual artist, she now develops Art Therapy Programs for “Ancestry Art for Seniors” as well as instructing and hosting creative events in the fun and funky environment that is BoHo Studio & Gallery.
We love meeting new people, sharing the BoHo space for enjoyment and creativity, and we love living in this beautiful Village and area.
We look forward to events with the Summer Ridgeway Art at the Market, Ridgefest Summer Festival, Fort Erie Arts Council and many BoHo Events for all ages.
Debra Interacts with the seniors above and beyond loads of patience takes her time, they lover her !!!!!!!!!!! makes her class relaxing and they love taking their paintings home the same day.
— Nancy Good, Chartwell Tranquility
Debra is great with the residents here at Queenston Place. She shows them small steps to create a beautiful master piece to call their own. She is very uplifting, motivating, organized and the back ground music is very therapeutic. Great Program!
— Queenston Place Retirement Residence
Ancestry Art hosts regular guided art events, or you can book a private event for you and your friends or family.