28 Jun

An Inspiring Five Days in Rotterdam

Boris and I have been away from home for a whole month as of today. We’ve mostly been spending our days in Berlin, but we did a five day trip to Rotterdam the other week. I really enjoyed our time there and was relieved by the cooler weather while in The Netherlands. The side trip […]

17 Jun

Friday Night Adventures in Berlin

On our first Friday evening after arriving in Berlin, I suggested to Boris a trip across town to an see art opening. This was after an already long day of walking around exploring. We were both pretty tired and had sore feet, and yet off we went, never expecting it would be many hours later […]

13 Jun

Mobile Studio: Daily Drawings in Four

While I am once again away from my regular studio for two months, this time for good reasons, I am working on another daily project. Before leaving home I used a circle punch to make sixty circles with a diameter of 3.5 inches from red, grey, black, and white card stock with the idea I […]

08 Jun

Process: Block Printing on Cut Paper

Earlier in May I was putting together a few pieces of small work for Meet the Makers, an event with Crafted Vancouver. I created four scribble pieces in white paper all with two layers each. After I finished cutting the work I decided I wanted them to have colour because I am tired of white […]

31 May

Sewing Class at Our Social Fabric

At the end of April I took a four week introductory sewing class at Our Social Fabric to brush up on my machine sewing skills. I bought a new machine shortly after Christmas to replace the crappy one I’d been using from Ikea, and finally got to use it at this class. (It went unused […]

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