Trisha Romance is a painter and illustrator of popular realistic and idyllic subjects. Although Romance was born in the United States, she is a long-time Canadian resident and considered one of Canada's best watercolor artists. She moved to Canada in 1969 to attend Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario, where she received a degree in design and illustration. She currently lives in Niagara-On-The-Lake, Ontario, where she also maintains a gallery of her works.
Trisha is a member of the Order of Ontario, the province's most prestigious official honor, as well as a winner of the Canadian Artist of the Year Award in 1995, 1996, 1997, and 1998. She carried the Olympic Torch through Niagara-on-the-Lake during the relay leading up to the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.