Category Archives: Collage

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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January Tribute

At the beginning of the month we were gifted with cold temperatures and powder snow. This offered amazing vistas of the snow capped mountains awash in light, whether it be from brilliant bluebird skies or pastel shades of rose and violet sunrises. This … Continue reading

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A Day with Our Mothers

What an honour to share the day with these wonderful women.  As we worked and spoke   of our mothers, I cannot help but reflect how our stories are unique and yet somehow all connected. This exploration draws us together in … Continue reading

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Honouring My Mother

My mother, Emma Beautrice Beausoleil, was born in the month of May. Her favorite flower was the wild rose, so characteristic of her personality. She was an untamed beauty, free spirited, and filled with joy. She was also transparent, you … Continue reading

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Collage: Angel series

 I often reflect on my childhood during the Christmas season, remembering how I was fascinated with angels. To me the idea of a celestial being  to guide and protect  me brought a sense of hope. Today  angels are a reminder … Continue reading

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Embracing the Past

I decided to collage a series of family  photos that I discovered when my sister and I went on a pilgrimage to learn of my fathers people. The technique of photo transfer was a wonderful process for this. It allowed me … Continue reading

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