Artist Bio

Dorothy De Rose

I love the tactile nature of various fibres and feel compelled to see what I can create using different techniques.



My Life’s Adventures

My response to a challenge set by the Canadian Quilt Association was to map my travels by air, rail, and sea.

Free motion quilting with raw edge applique.

Hung: 20 inches x 15 inches

Not For Sale


When My World Had Color

Giraffes are my favourite animal – and they are surprisingly difficult to see on safari. Add a touch of colour and, voilà!

Thread painting and confetti applique.

Hung: 10.5 inches x 8.25 inches

Not For Sale

Fabric or Paper Collage

Going Nowhere

Playing with thread and snips of fabric brought to mind the realization that while we are currently going nowhere, we hope to travel again

Embroidery, free-motion quilting on collaged background

Hung: 14 inches x 11 inches

$125 – Contact via email