05 May

Work in Progress: Sketching Triangles in a Circle

I started this piece so that I could shoot a quick hyperlapse earlier this week to share on Instagram. I’ve learned to not do this while working on something I want to turn out well. The tripod set up to shoot a video is kind of awkward in order to get close, and also distracting. […]

03 May

Wild Growth Paper-Cut Piece

This piece is somewhat of a reproduction of a paper cut design I made all the way back in August 2012. I think I did it as a practice piece at the time and then it went into a drawer because I wasn’t happy with it for some reason. I’ve been using it as a […]

01 May

Viveka, An Exhibition by Samantha Dickie

Samantha Dickie is a Victoria-based artist creating large scale installations from ceramics, and I recently saw her lovely show Viveka at Seymour Gallery in Deep Cove. The exhibition is now closed but I wanted to share the work because I found it inspiring, and think it is a striking¬†example of contemporary ceramic work that I […]

28 Apr

Cumulus Paper-Cut

It’s been a really long while since I last shared some of my paper cut work on the blog. There’s been lots in production and completion over the past few months as I’ve been working away on a bunch of new pieces for an artist call. It was a relief to finally send the application […]

24 Apr

Spring Blossoms

I think I do one of these spring blossom blog posts every year because I LOVE THEM SO MUCH!!! It’s much later in the season than usual for all of these blossoms to appear and they’re still coming. I guess that is the upside to all of the rain – we get to enjoy these […]

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