Category: Good things

08 Jun

Make Art While Apart

These are a few of the awesome murals that were painted on boarded up shops along Commercial Drive, Gastown, Granville, and Robson Streets in April and early May. I’m so grateful to all the artists, the Vancouver Mural Festival, along with various neighbourhood business associations for this initiative. It brought life and positive energy to empty […]

25 Feb

Art & Craft Social – March 2020

Join us for another edition of Art & Craft Social. The event is FREE. All you need to do is bring a small creative project to work on, such as stitching, sketching, crocheting, collage, etc. (You can also come and just be social). The Social provides an opportunity to meet new people, get inspired, and learn […]

19 Feb

Developing Workshops & Teaching

Last month I spent a whole lot of time preparing for workshops and teaching. I’ve been reflecting on whether or not that was a good thing. I’ve never had the desire to be a teacher, but offering classes felt like one of the many things I should do as part of my professional art practise. […]

13 Jan

2019 Year End Review In Twelve Photos

I usually put together my year end review in the final days of the year but blogging hasn’t been much of priority over the past few months, and I let it go. Better late than never though. I’ve continued to struggle with the same issues as the past two years, not feeling like I was […]

18 Dec

Refashioning A One-Of-A-Kind Thrifted Find

I buy second-hand clothes as often as I can find what I need, but I also can’t resist when I find something unique at the thrift store. I picked up this dress from a consignment store on Salt Spring Island over the summer. It’s made from a silky smooth black nylon with a large piece […]

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