Artist Bio

Debra Boyd-Chisholm

Fibre provides an inspiring source of colour and texture while touching on historical practical activities. It reminds me that creative people can make something wonderful out of almost anything!



Tulip Textures

I wanted to capture the soft striated texture and colours of tulip petals in my garden.

Thread painting over fabric collage with free motion stitching.

Mounted on canvas: 10.5 inches x 14 inches

⬤ $200 – Sold

Mixed Media

Odessa Odyssey

This piece reflects the creative, but structured, fun that a friend and I had at a dyeing workshop in Odessa, Ontario last summer.

Mixed media with hand-dyed paper towels, fabric, netting, thread and gel medium.

Mounted on canvas: 12 inches x 12 inches

$175 – Contact via email

Dyeing and Surface Design

Backyard Pleasures

There are wonderful sights to be seen even in unremarkable urban yards, such as a monarch butterfly on a sunny hydrangea in my garden.

Free motion stitching on cotton that was dyed using a flour paste batik technique.

Mounted on canvas: 20.5 inches x 20.5 inches

$175 – Contact via email



Turning 60 with my twin brother called for a portrait from a black and white photograph of us at six years old. My how time flies!

Thread painting on cotton fabric.

Mounted on canvas: 12 inches x 8 inches

Not For Sale