All posts by: Rachael

18 Mar

Creative Paper Cutting Techniques Workshop

It’s been a long time coming but I have finally started to put together a schedule of workshops for the year. Join me on Saturday April 27th for my latest workshop teaching paper cutting. In this hands-on workshop I will introduce students to the joys of creating intricate art through paper cutting. During the class […]

11 Mar

1 Second A Day of Patterns

In February I continued doing 1 Second A Day Videos as a creative side project. This time I decided to focus on the theme of collecting patterns. This was really fun to do because it forced me to pay more attention to my surroundings, especially in places I walk all the time. It was also […]

08 Mar

Reading Habit For Life

Lately I’ve been often asked how I manage to read so many books, usually because I share my recent reads on Instagram Stories. I guess people have noticed I share a new book almost every week. I’ve always been an enthusiastic reader of books, but when I first moved to Vancouver almost fifteen years ago […]

25 Feb

A Beautiful Prototype

This year I’ve returned to an important part of my process that I hadn’t been utilizing as much over the past year or two. I’ve been starting a new piece by first making a prototype of the idea. My approach with this one was to scale way down from the size I wanted to do […]

18 Feb

Pattern Remix with Printing & Cutting

I’ve had the finished paper cut print hanging on my studio wall since I finished it a few weeks ago. I go back and forth as to whether or not I like the end results. I did the piece as a quick experiment (as quick as one can be when printing and cutting a large […]

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