Monthly Archives: July 2017

Series of Fun Summer Bags

Upcoming in mid-August is the joint show and sale that Linda (Big Hill Pottery) and I are planning. More to come on that. In the meantime, I am working on weaving projects and watercolour paintings. Included will be a series … Continue reading

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Alpaca and silk scarves

Such a joy to work with this beautiful alpaca and silk yarn. It is light as a feather, soft and delicate to the touch.  The lace weave stripes add to the delicacy. These are going to be beautiful scarves!

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The beauty of July in Cape Breton

View up St. Ann’s Bay from the Lobster Galley; Little River Beach; the remarkable tree roots on hike to Uisge Ban Falls; the Louisbourg Lighthouse National Monument:  no more words needed!

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Watercolour: plein air and negative painting

The beach scene is plein air at a location not far from my house (those are tacks in the sky, not birds!). Summer here is so wonderful. Back in the studio, worked on a negative painting of the beautiful papery … Continue reading

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