Category: Inspiration

05 Nov

Thirty Days of Handmade

I’ve been sharing a photo series of personal handmade objects collected over the years as a project on Instagram for the month of November. The focus will mostly be items I’ve bought myself rather than things I’ve been gifted, and includes handmade functional items as well as artwork. It’s been interesting to look around the […]

17 Oct

Paper Weight: Works in Paper by Elsa Mora

Elsa Mora is a multi-disciplinary Cuban-America artist and illustrator. I count her amongst my list of favourite artists for her ability to work in every type of material, and for her brilliant and unique craftswomanship with paper. I was thrilled to learn of her show in Eugene Oregon at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art […]

31 Aug

Mobile Studio: Daily Drawings in Four, Part Four

A compilation of two months of daily drawings on circles, created in sets of four. It’s so gratifying to see all sixty of them together. Previous posts about Daily Drawings in Four – Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 A post shared by Rachael Ashe – Paper Artist (@rachael_ashe) on Aug 1, 2018 at 7:07am […]

15 Aug

Inspiring Art in Berlin

It’s funny how I can be away from home for two months, which at the time felt like a long time, and then return home and feel like I never left at all. I don’t mean this in a bad way. It’s just that time passes differently when not following a schedule and don’t have […]

31 Jul

A Studio Visit in Dannenberg

Towards the beginning of July, Boris and I visited my friend Nadine at her home near a small town called Dannenberg. She and I met in Vancouver last year when she came by for a studio visit. Nadine is a book designer and works remotely for a Vancouver-based publishing company. She comes to town about […]

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