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. […]

13 Feb

Work In Progress: Ideas for a Clothing Embellishment Project

I have many pieces of clothing that are waiting in the wings to receive an awesome upgrade of stitching, but at the moment I’ve been focused on sorting out a design to add to a stretch denim skirt I purchased secondhand last summer. Pictured above is the start of a sashiko design made up of […]

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