Monthly Archives: May 2017

Ink and Watercolour for Spring

Fifteen new small watercolours have emerged from the studio this week based on some spring flowers from my garden. I produced a somewhat similar small set of paintings with limited edition cards last year. This new set is the result … Continue reading

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Tapestry for Kids

This week, I am offering a free tapestry workshop for a limited number of kids at the Baddeck Library. The workshops is divided into two 1.5 hour sessions. The kids will be making tapestry bookmarks. I have prepared a few … Continue reading

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Spring and My Neighbour’s Waterfall

My friend and neighbour, Deanie, took me on a hike back to her waterfall recently. It was so invigorating to feel the cool air and bit of spray at the bottom of the falls. Oh, Cape Breton! You do¬†delight!  

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New Studio Steps!

With help from my friend Richard (thank you!!), the studio got new steps last weekend. Just in time for the drawing sessions which start this week.

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A good print job is hard to achieve!

Black daisies are okay, but I wanted to see my image in reverse with white daisies. I may even go crazy and do a two colour print next. In the meantime, here are the white daisies. Today was my first … Continue reading

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Lino printing

So here I am back in Cape Breton. It has been raining for six days straight – great weather for getting into my wonderful studio. So nice to be back in it! In preparation for the much more challenging Japanese … Continue reading

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