27 Feb

Meryl McMaster at Richmond Art Gallery

It feels like a rare and special treat to see an exhibition of a woman’s self-portraits taken seriously and presented in a gallery context, but such is the work of Meryl McMaster at the Richmond Art Gallery. The show features excerpts from three different photo series created over the past four years featuring Meryl as […]

23 Feb

Workshop: Creative Paper Cutting Party at Opus Art Supplies

I am teaching a paper cutting workshop at Opus Art Supplies Hastings Street location on Thursday March 16th, 6:30pm to 8:30pm. The class is affordably priced at $25 which covers the cost of supplies. To participate you must register by phone or in person (604‑678‑5889) to reserve a spot as space is limited. I’ll be […]

20 Feb

Work In Progress: Multiple Paper Cut Sketches

Before starting another 3D paper cut piece last week I decided to do a few small sketches to work out an idea I’ve had in my head for the last while. I wanted to make two half circles slightly offset at the centre, and cut these with 3D leaf shapes. I drew outlines on a […]

17 Feb

One Final Art & Craft Social at Hot Art Wet City

Join us for one final Art & Craft Social at Hot Art Wet City before the gallery closes at the end of March. This is a crafternoon and an art jam all rolled into one. Bring a small creative project such as stitching, sketching, crocheting, whatever you’re into. The event is an opportunity to bring […]

15 Feb

A Heart for the Day of Hearts

I drew this heart as a gift to give friends we were joining for dinner on Valentine’s Day. It’s inspired by line work I revisited last week as I worked on a commission that combines paper cut and drawing. I decided to shoot a hyperlapse of the work in progress and shared it on Instagram. […]

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