March 2014

31 Mar

Altered Book Workshop at Hot Art Wet City

I am teaching an altered book workshop in conjunction with Voices From Another Room at Hot Art Wet City in April. I get many requests for this workshop throughout the year, but this is the first one I’ve scheduled since sometime in 2012. The class takes place on Sunday April 13th, 12:30pm to 4:30pm, at […]

25 Mar

Voices From Another Room: Five Artists Explore Paper

Voices From Another Room: Five Artists Explore Paper Hot Art Wet City gallery in Vancouver This exhibition showcases paper as an artistic medium unto itself, and demonstrates its versatility beyond the role of a mere surface for other materials. Rachael Ashe, Alison Woodward, Sarah Gee Miller, Connie Sabo, and Joseph Wu produce strikingly different styles […]

20 Mar

Kimonos at the Textile Museum of Canada

Many years ago I worked as a photographer part-time at the Textile Museum of Canada in Toronto. It was an amazing opportunity to be hands-on with a very special collection of objects, and be exposed to a huge variety of beautiful things from all over the world. I was part of their early efforts to […]

18 Mar

Opus In-Store Demo: Freeform Paper Cutting Techniques Returns

Coming up in April I will be on location at Opus Art Supplies Hastings Street location giving an in-store demo of paper cutting techniques. The demo is FREE but you must register by phone (604‑678‑5889) to reserve a spot as space is limited. This is the first demo I’ve done since last September, and for […]

18 Mar

Hot Talks @ Hot Art Wet City with Julien Thomas

Our next speaker at Hot Talks at Hot Art Wet City is Julien Thomas, a Social Artist and Facilitator based in Vancouver. His recent initiatives include Park-a-Park, Vancouver’s first mobile park, and the Commercial Drive Parklet which was successfully funded through Kickstarter in late 2013. Julien pursues his passion by creating spaces that forge new […]

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