21 Jun

Scenes From the New Art & Craft Social

We held our first meeting of the newly returned Art & Craft Social on Wednesday evening at the nə́c̓aʔmat ct Strathcona Branch library. It was a fantastic event with a great turn out. I think everyone enjoyed working together, sharing projects, and taking in the creative energy of the room. The final photo is of […]

12 Jun

Work In Progress: A New Sashiko Stitching Project

I restarted this sashiko stitching project at the end of May after stalling out on it for a few months. I originally purchased a suiting fabric to make a piece but hating working with the stretchy fabric that seemed to resist my needle. I decided to switch to a new material and picked up a […]

10 Jun

Exhibition Photos of On The Same Page: Transforming Paper

It’s the final week of On The Same Page: Transforming Paper at Cityscape Community Art Space in North Vancouver. The exhibition wraps up this Saturday June 15th, so it’s your last chance to the see this wonderful show with work by twelves artists working with paper. For those too far away to pay a visit […]

27 May

The Return of Art & Craft Social

I’m excited to announce the return of Art & Craft Social after a two year hiatus. The Social was an event I used to host at Hot Art Wet City until the gallery closed its doors in 2017. Now with the co-organizing assistance of my friend Barb Wong, we’re bringing it back again! Join us […]

15 May

A Beautiful Cascade of Paper

“Cascade ” is one of the two pieces I created for the exhibition, On The Same Page: Transforming Paper on now at Cityscape Community Art Space in North Vancouver. I shared the tiny prototype of this a few months back, but not the finished piece. Until now. The piece is made from nine layers of hand-cut […]

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