no risk no art

woman at work

I’ve been doing so much lately I’ve been forgetting to post here. I have been posting to my Instagram and fieldwork blog so please check them out when you have the time! I’ve been getting ready for a couple of shows and markets: Coast Collective Gallery’s Gifts & Wishes show begins on November 15th and […]

etched tubing

copper curio

I have been experimenting with etching and colouring copper and using it in sculpture and as wearable art. For the sculptures I used a sharpie in various diameters to write on a clean piece of copper then etched the piece. The ink acts as a resist as the etchant eats at the bare copper. After […]

the forest of his heart left-view

deeper into the forest

Spring has almost disappeared. Summer is near. My project list is blooming and I have about six weeks before family arrives for beach walks and other island explorations. In those six weeks I have three projects outlined for myself that involve more digital imagery explorations, experiments with resin, paper and copper and a writing project […]

beach heart

Light Heart

My self-imposed race has slowed down. Now is a time to make things for friends and family. I’ve taken the pressure off to some degree and decided to focus on my art photography/digital imagery to see what I can create and to make a few fun things for the grandchildren in my life.¬† I’ll be […]

4 corner quail


After some searching and reviewing I found a few images I had worked with when we first moved to Vancouver Island. The quail photo was pure luck- captured through a window as he surveyed the yard from our deck. The vivid yellow and green images come from a photo I took of blooming Scotch broom […]