Global textiles, friends and opera in Toronto

October 21, 2015
What a fantastic mini vacation I've just had! Although I live in one of the world's most beautiful areas, as far as nature goes, I love to travel; even if that means just a few days away in Toronto, a mere...
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Thanksgiving or being Grateful

October 13, 2015
Already Thanksgiving! This is the last long weekend before the Christmas break and generally the last weekend when cottagers come up to visit. Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving? To give thanks for their good fortune and the abundance of food,...
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“Autumnal Scarf”

October 7, 2015
Autumn here in Canada brings crisp, cool temperatures most days and the nights are cold. Thus, making an Autumnal scarf was just the ticket. This is the season when people start to put away their summer clothing and bring out...
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Fabric painting with airbrush

October 1, 2015
A new direction for my artwork has finally been realized- fabric painting! My background in printmaking (mainly silkscreen) has developed into airbrushing. The primary reason is that in the past, I used varsol to thin my paints and lacquer thinner to...
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