07 Jul

Scenic Summerland

Boris and I went away to Summerland with friends over the Canada Day long weekend. It has been many years since I last visited the Okanagan, and I’ve never previously explored this tiny town where our friend grew up. The weather was super hot, and Lake Okanagan was the perfect place to cool off in […]

05 Jul

Thirty Days of Drawing Project – The Conclusion

The Thirty Days of Drawing Project came to a conclusion on June 24, 2017 at Day fifty-five. This video includes work from June 13th through to the 24th. The final page ended up in colour because I had previously used it for a marker test and decided to incorporate this into the drawing. I did […]

26 Jun

Circles and Triangles, One More Time

These are the fourth and fifth pieces in the series of designs using circles divided into triangles. As with the previous two I shared last week, they are hand cut from 8.5″ x 11″ card stock, and made to fit into 12″ x 12″ square frames. Having a few empty frames on hand and a […]

21 Jun

Sashiko Patterned Pillow

I look at this finished project sitting in our green chair and part of me can’t quite believe I am the one who made it. I finished stitching the sashiko design over the weekend and felt intimidated to tackle sewing it all together. I am much more comfortable with hand sewing over machine sewing, but […]

20 Jun

Circles and Triangles Continued

Here are two more from the series of designs I’ve been creating over the past few weeks using circles and triangles. These ones are smaller than the piece I shared previously. They are hand cut from 8.5″ x 11′ card stock, and made to fit into 12″ x 12″ square frames. I’m discovering the best […]

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