Category: Paper

03 Apr

Modular Origami to Occupy My Time

My friend Nadine shared her version of this modular origami structure on Instagram and I decided to work on one of my own because I needed to work on something (ANYTHING!) The Covid times have been detrimental to everyone’s creativity and I thought this would be a good distraction. (It was). The instructions for folding […]

20 Mar

Work In Progress: Paper Sculpting Sketches

I was inspired by my own paper sculpting workshop in January to begin experimenting with again with incorporating these techniques into my own work. I broke out the colourful paper and past small prototypes from the drawer where they were tucked, and started playing in the studio. I came up with more shapes and played […]

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 […]

04 Dec

First Saturday Open Studios – Dec 7 2019

If you were unable to make it to my studio for the Eastside Culture Crawl last month, here’s another opportunity to come by. I’ll be participating in First Saturday Open Studios this Saturday December 7th, noon to 5pm. Visit me along with my talented studio mate, Michelle Sirois Silver, at 1610 Clark Drive, Unit 201. I have beautiful new large-scale […]

26 Aug

31 Days of Paper Play

In July I worked on a new daily project called, 31 Days of Paper Play. I felt I needed time to explore and experiment with new techniques, and this was my way to make it happen. I referenced multiple books on paper techniques from my personal library to generate ideas each day. Daily projects work […]

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