Author Archives: foreshadowandlight
The annual Fibre Festival in Baddeck, Cape Breton is held in October in association with the Celtic Colours Music Festival. Fun for us weavers. Advertisements
Better late than never. It’s been an unusual summer that way. Little weaving, some drawing & watercolour teaching, lots of visitors, much heat and humidity which leads to lots of time in the water, and not so much art and … Continue reading
Well, I arrived in Cape Breton about two weeks ago and felt all the glorious space around me. I have been painting lots this winter and spring – at a scale that matched the smaller spaces in which I was … Continue reading
I don’t know why the flowers keep beckoning, but they do, as do the Cape Breton landscapes.
A good friend and neighbour in Cape Breton, Mary Ann, gave me gladiolas from her beautiful garden, and a new garden at that since she moved last year. I finally got around to painting them.
Gerard Art Space (GAS) in Toronto kindly accepted four of my pieces as part of their textile exhibit last January 2018. Here are the four pieces, framed plus close-ups. It was a fun show with interesting work by a number … Continue reading