Category Archives: needle-weaving

Lilaberry ArtSea Festival Artist Residency

I worked 8 days straight in my temporary studio next to the front window in Lilaberry Home Decor here. Fifty artists were working, demoing and displaying as one of Sidney’s ArtSea Festival events.  Lilaberry’s lovely owner, Chris Stephen, sent me these pics she had been taking during the week. My time was divided between sharing […]

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ArtSea Artist-in-Residence at Lilaberry, Sidney BC

I am spending 8 days working next to the front window of Lilaberry Home Decor here as part of the Artsea Festival.  Lilaberry Home Decor is a fabulous shop owned by Chris Stephen. All stock is artfully staged to appeal to all senses. There is so much to see one can easily get lost in thought, […]

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Victoria College of Art Student Work

This is Esther Paterson’s display of work she did in the Pattern Design for Artists course.Esther chose to work with an eye motif and produced many patterns she will use in her work. Sonia Park was a student in the Mark Making With Thread course. She had to return to her home country, Korea, before the Christmas show […]

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Victoria College of Art Student Su Mei Moon

This is Su Mei’s display of her work, produced during 12 weeks of the Mark Making With Thread course Su Mei’s 3D project began with the lid of a box that she crumpled then worked over with needle weaving stitches Su Mei chose to explore a very warm palette She showed skill working with varying temperatures and […]

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VCA Textile Student Garland Fong

Garland has just put her board in place on the morning of the show and she is talking to her class members about her work. It is a dry run to prepare her for talking to many more people that evening. During the course Garland worked with her favourite colours Garland’s 3D project Her couching sample.

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