Category: Vancouver art

06 Apr

Art Supply Giveaway 2018

It’s spring cleaning time in the studio, and on Saturday April 14th I will be part of the annual art supply giveaway with a group of artists in Strathcona. Drop by 800 Keefer Street at Hawks to browse a selection of unwanted (but still viable) supplies. This is the sixth year my friends and I […]

15 Nov

Artists To Visit During the 21st Annual Culture Crawl

I’m not participating in this year’s Eastside Culture Crawl, but I am excited to tour around and visit those who are. These are a very small selection of the artists I’m hoping to visit this weekend.           The Eastside Culture Crawl begins tomorrow and continues until Sunday evening at 6pm. Visit […]

06 Oct

The Tree of Life At Lipont Place

These are photos of some of the wonderful art in Tree of Life at Lipont Place in Richmond. I went to see it last weekend and left feeling super excited and inspired by all of the incredible work. It’s a traveling show predominantly featuring textile art by fifty-eight master artists from twenty Asian countries. From […]

25 Sep

Sculptural Work by Mo Kelman

I attended a lecture by Mo Kelman at the beginning of September as part of Maiwa School of Textiles fall schedule, when they bring in a new round of out of town speakers to teach and talk. Kelman is an interesting choice for Maiwa because while she does use textiles in her work, her approach […]

08 Sep

Portrait Lab and Drawing with Thread

I went to see the latest show at the Craft House on Granville Island yesterday evening. It features the embroidery work of Eleanor Hannan, as she explores the subject of portraiture and uses thread and stitching as a tool for drawing. The work is a mix of stitching by hand and machine with lots of […]

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