12.17.2018

more marks from nature



10.01.2018

the New Brunswick coast inspires



9.30.2018

mighty trees 
Fredericton NB







8.18.2018

Big Tree tour




Avatar Grove BC.  Photo: TJ Watt
Photo: TJ Watt

Photo: TJ Watt


Thank you, TJ Watt, for an extraordinary adventure in Port Renfrew, Vancouver Island




BC giants 




7.26.2018

mark making from nature








11.05.2017

I was an invited artist
to create an ofrenda for Harbourfront Centre's
Día de Muertos / Day of the Dead Celebration
November 4-5, 2017


















6.12.2017

from Jason Logan's amazing workshop:
City and Colour: a Mobile Ink Factory



We learned to make inks from materials found in urban and natural environments:
horsetail ash carbon dust, blackberries, black walnut, Toronto red Victorian brick

8.01.2016

one week in Ohio 
at Dorothy Caldwell's captivating workshop:
Human Marks
marks made with one finger
extraordinary artist and teacher, Dorothy Caldwell



perforations
blind stitches

cloth discharge

3.24.2016

working with cochinilla (cochineal)

insect is harvested from the nopal cactus
its colour changes with alkaline or acidic additives