ABOUT MY WORK:
My goal is to create everything myself, locally, with the smallest environmental impact.
For my hand stitched work I start with vintage, salvaged and repurposed wool. Using non-toxic, fiber reactive dyes I custom dye both my wool and organic cotton thread. Vintage/upcycled cotton is used to create my printable cotton designs-I make the printer sheets with Bubble-Jet Set a non-toxic product.
For all printed work I design and illustrate everything, drawing on years of design experience and product development.
I grew up underfoot in my Nana's fiber art studio-surrounded by dye, silk, wool and the joy of creating. My collision course with art began there and has been unstoppable ever since. My career path has taken me from directing a rural non-profit, peer-counseling youth street workers, and running a licensed...
- Born on December 18
- Joined October 24, 2009
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada,