Category Archives: Canada

New Work – Geography of Memory, Beginnings

This new work began when the Vancouver Island Surface Design Association put out a call for entry. They were looking for an interpretation of ‘Pathways’ in a 60″ x 12″ format. Sarah McLaren and I had been focused on colour for many months and were both inspired by the colour work of Jean-Philippe and Dominique Lenclos. This couple […]


Yukon Cryosphere II, Hydrosphere – Work Continues

Working with slippery synthetic sheers I can’t keep the large pieces of fabric under control. Solution – hang them on the wall and take down as needed. My current problem is to find a method for making a soft material appear hard.  I have made tapered tubes. They need weights in the bottom to keep […]


‘Canadiana’, May 1-8, 2015 Textile Art Show

‘Canadiana’   May 1 – 8, 2015  Textile Art ShowCommunity Arts Centre, 9565 Fifth Streetat Tulista Park in Sidney  Open daily 10 am – 4 pm A travelling exhibition of 30 works exploring a sense of place in Canada by members of the Fibre Art Network.  FAN is a co-operative of Fibre Artists in Western Canada.  This […]