Category Archives: Art projects

Spring Bouquet Homemade Books

My bulbs are emerging from the earth and so, in anticipation for the colours of spring, I have created these homemade books for  journaling or gardening notes. This style is dos-à-dos binding (from the French meaning “back-to-back). It is a … Continue reading

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Folding Books: A Spark into Imagination

The creative process is a call into the world of awakening and embarking on a journey into the imagination. When we let go of prescribed ideas and formats we encourage a freedom of expression that is not necessarily linked to … Continue reading

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Aging’s Fragile Quilt

I just brought home my Paper Quilt that hung in The Terrace Art Gallery’s Member’s Show for the month of August. This project began in the spring during a workshop I led on paper making. It was inspired by a … Continue reading

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Exploration of Birch

Terrace Art Gallery  Members Exhibition ‘Elemental Changes’ is featured for the month of August. It is an inspiring show with many diverse, interesting pieces.  There is also a silent auction of over 50 donated works. Please come down and take a look ~ … Continue reading

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Farmers Market Day

Yesterday I decided to photograph some of my glass work before I packed up the car in preparation for the Farmers Market.         My sun catchers seemed to want a life of their own so I found  precious corners … Continue reading

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Book Making Workshops

Whether it be reading, writing or creating, I love everything about books. Making a personal journal is one expression of this and so I am really looking forward to offering several workshops this fall to share this passion. In these … Continue reading

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“inspirations from ocean”art exhibit

My explorations for the art of paper show were extensions of the hand-bound book I created while on an artists retreat in Haida Gwaii (see earlier post in August of 2013). The art pieces are small meditations attempting to capture … Continue reading

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