Saturday, June 21, 2014

Fibre Art Award

I am thrilled to say my work "Three Spoons" was chosen for the Fibre Art Award in the 35th Annual Insights Juried Exhibition, a presentation by the
Elora Arts Council. They received 390 entries and the work on display is terrific. The show is on now till August 31st, 2014 at the Wellington County Museum and Archives, Fergus, ON. Great day trip: visit the gallery and linger in Elora for lunch and a little shopping!

Friday, June 20, 2014

Grandmothers group fibre show

What a wonderful exhibit-organized by the Waterloo Omas Siskona (Grandmothers of Steven Lewis foundation) The show titled Creating Futures-Threads of Hope for African Grandmothers is a real beauty.
The City of Waterloo Museum staff did a fantastic installation job. The show is on now till Sept.28th and than will tour till May 2015.
my work titled We See You
printing on organza sheets.
thanks to Margo who gave me fabric from Uganda.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

course with Susan Carlson

I took a fun class with Susan Carlson organized by the York Heritage Quilts Guild. Susan is the author of Serendipity Quilts and has a wonderful sense of tonal colours and shading. She offers some wonderful retreats at her home studio-looks like a lot of fun.
Susan's work.

one of the many patterns Susan gave us to work with.

Susan's book.
my piece

detail of my work.