Embroidered memories..

Over the last two months I have had the good fortune to work on three special embroidery projects. First is a project initiated by a good friend from Victoria BC – Diana Weymar – the second piece was a contribution to the You Are So Very Beautiful (#YRSVB), a Craftivist projects by an idol of mine Betsy Greer and finally, theContinue reading “Embroidered memories..”

Racing, reset, re:, re: re..

March break is over and now it’s back to the books, and there is so much to do. Currently I am waiting to hear back regarding my most recent comprehensive exam results, working on my thesis proposal (the next official step in my doctoral work), creating a small series of portrait paintings, two books of ‘paint-outs’,Continue reading “Racing, reset, re:, re: re..”

Literature and Methodology comprehensive exams..

Praxis is the process by which a theory, lesson, or skill is enacted, embodied, or realized. “Praxis” may also refer to the act of engaging, applying, exercising, realizing, or practicing ideas. -Wiki Well HELLO again! Although I’ve been missing in action here on the blog, I want to assure you that I’ve not been missing fromContinue reading “Literature and Methodology comprehensive exams..”

Bunting for Jiwar, Barcelona

I am thrilled to share with you this piece which I just recently finished. It is a gift that I made for the Jiwar Residency in Barcelona, Spain. They invited me to participate in a very exciting residency this summer which didn’t work out for me in terms of financial grants, but they were just soContinue reading “Bunting for Jiwar, Barcelona”

‘Textile Hive’ – an amazing resource!

Textile Hive (click here, and don’t miss checking out their app!) “The scope of the material in the textile design archive reflects my various curiosities over the decades. I rarely passed up an opportunity for a new technique or a handmade piece of unknown origin. What had began as a personal study collection became so muchContinue reading “‘Textile Hive’ – an amazing resource!”