A long, hot knit to (the) finish!

While I wait to hear about my dissertation from UNB, I have been spending time with my children at my husband’s family cottage near Fredericton. The weather here is hot and my children are happy that I am no longer married to my computer. We’re playing, “frogging”, swimming, snacking, and I knit on my finalContinue reading “A long, hot knit to (the) finish!”

Work-on..

On and on I sew… There has been a delay in my PhD defence at the University of New Brunswick this week. The delay is not one that I expected but, I have great respect for the process and so (sew) I am continuing to work on. The written component of my dissertation was submittedContinue reading “Work-on..”

Just Making It (Visible)

This is a new body of work that I’ve made in clay. It responds to the feminist theorist’s responsibility to fill in the gaps within academic research – to make visible that which has been historically overlooked.   I want to make visible some of ‘the gaps’ the textile research. These piece speak to invisibleContinue reading “Just Making It (Visible)”

Soft (‘n’fresh’)

Soft hearted.. Softness Is A Strength Her fingers caressed the ivories So very lightly. The tunes that played Echoing sweetly. Ludovico Einaudi, Nuvole Bianche. The title, she said. She said, To her, this song captures the feeling of utmost sincerity that exist in the purest of her heart. To be able to stay soft, evenContinue reading “Soft (‘n’fresh’)”

Trans4fer 554 fundraiser May 9th!

I’ve been working SO hard to get ready for The GAG’s fundraiser next week (Tuesday, May 9th) at the Wilser’s Room. Hope to see many of you there! Here’s how it works: IMPORTANT: YOU bring  (with all do respect, as I am certain that you really are reading carefully but still, let me repeat “YOU”Continue reading “Trans4fer 554 fundraiser May 9th!”

“I think…”

A month or so ago, I did an interview with Nathalie Sturgeon of the Brunswickan Newspaper. I was reading back over my answers to a couple of the questions that she asked me, and realized that I would like to share them here in my blog. So here goes! NS: Tell me about yourself.  DH:Continue reading ““I think…””