Category Archives: French Knot

VISDA Current Threads 2015: Garden Tapestry

I want to make another post about the Vancouver Island Surface Design Association’s current exhibition because every work is such an excellent example of  the many techniques fibre artist’s have to work with. The above detail is Linda Elias’s “Beet Harvest” where she used actual beets and leaves on a Gelli-plate to print on the […]


Nana’s Garden Series

Today I worked on the 6th in my ‘Nana’s Garden’ series where I am making hydrangeas in memory of the females in the maternal side of my family. My mother and sisters have their hydrangeas already. I will be exhibiting 3 from the series in Articulation’s ‘Urban Textures’ exhibition in the Mennonite Heritage Centre Gallery […]


Banff March 18

Last Sunday I took the afternoon off and went cross country skiing with Ron. The fresh air and vigorous exercise was mind clearing.Today we are continuing our sessions with Martha Cole. This morning we learnt some strategies for coping with negative criticism of our work – great tools to have when putting your work out […]