M is for Mina & W is for William.

Anyone coming to our class is an Artist.

Together as husband & wife,

MW Artists was born in Jan. 2019.

Mina Allen

Jewellery Designer & Gemmologist (FCGmA)


Mina has over 30 years of people experience. She brings jewellery ideas to life as a designer & goldsmith.  Her clients are always involved in the process.

Mina has worked for the banks in downtown Toronto, owned a jewellery store in Mexico, was a Volunteer Manager for non-profit, Jewellery Manager for a pawnbroker & later studied to be a Jeweller (Goldsmith) & Gemmologist.    

William Allen

Ceramic Artist

William started throwing on the wheel at 12.  He practiced daily and took pottery classes around Toronto.  He went to George Brown College to study Ceramics and Graduated in 1985.  Over the years he’s taught hundreds of people how to use the wheel and make clay sculptures.  He was also a taxi driver, a drywall taper and a TTC bus/subway operator.