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Dragonfly 1

Dragonflies were my artistic inspiration, symbolizing transformation, helping us reach our highest potential, keeping a positive outlook in life and being open to new possibilities.

Dragonflies are hand stitched onto painted paper and embellished with beads. Set includes one piece for hanging or display and a note card (blank inside).

Mounted: 6 inches x 6 inches

$30 – Contact via email

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Dragonfly 2

Dragonflies were my artistic inspiration, symbolizing transformation, helping us reach our highest potential, keeping a positive outlook in life and being open to new possibilities.

Dragonflies are hand stitched onto painted paper and embellished with beads. Set includes one piece for hanging or display and a note card (blank inside).

Mounted: 6 inches x 6 inches

$30 – Contact via email

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Dragonfly 3

Dragonflies were my artistic inspiration, symbolizing transformation, helping us reach our highest potential, keeping a positive outlook in life and being open to new possibilities.

Dragonflies are hand stitched onto painted paper and embellished with beads. Set includes one piece for hanging or display and a note card (blank inside).

Mounted: 6 inches x 6 inches

⬤ $30 – Sold

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2020 Leap

Leap year 2020 is a year many of us wish we could have skipped over with the restrictions and worry about the Covid19 pandemic.

Hand Embroidery. Cotton fabric and threads, felt nibs.

Mounted: 12 inches x 12 inches

$300 – Contact via email

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Backyard Creatures

Foliage and flowers are great hiding places for a foxy fox and two curious raccoons. This pair of hoops is inspired by our urban wildlife!

Pair of 2 embroideries hand stitched with perle cotton and dmc floss, mounted in 4” flexible hoops.

Hung: 4 inches x 4 inches

⬤ $140 – Sold

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Seasons

A colourful pair of seasonal embroideries celebrating Spring and Fall!

Pair of hand embroideries on linen with perle cotton and dmc floss, mounted in 6” flexible hoops.

Hung: 6 inches x 6 inches

$150 – Contact via email

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Silence

Inspired by prairie memories and photos.

Hand Stitching, paint, and Caragana seed pods.

Hung: 12 inches x 16 inches

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Vineyard on the Douro

Symmetry of newly planted vineyard on Douro.

Embroidery, glass and stone beads, leather, fabric.

Framed: 12 inches x 9 inches

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Linen Shawl / Stole

I was inspired by MCM motifs- the child-like flowers that were seen on fabric and housewares.

The shawl has been made with 100% linen and embroidered on the 18” borders. The embroidery also sits on the shoulders and across the back.

Worn: 25 inches x 78 inches

$150 – Contact via email

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Flower Impressions

This piece was made following a workshop with Vinny Stapley through TextileArtist.org and is based on a Pink Campion growing in my yard.

Hand stitched and embroidered on translucent fabrics such as silk and organza.

Hung: 10.5 inches x 11 inches

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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

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Running in Circles

The first piece, in my 3-piece series, reflects on my past 20 years in which I scurried around raising a family and building a career.

Upcycled textiles as well as quilting cotton and organza. Threads and yarns of varying weight and content. Beads.

Framed: 8 inches x 10 inches

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Finding a New Direction

The second piece, in my 3-piece series, pauses and contemplates a new path forward now that “the kids have grown”.

Upcycled textiles as well as quilting cotton and organza. Threads and yarns of varying weight and content. Beads.

Framed: 8 inches x 10 inches

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Bright Days Ahead

By chance, the third and final piece in my 3-piece series resembles a sun and promises bright days ahead as I chart a new course.

Upcycled textiles as well as quilting cotton and organza. Threads and yarns of varying weight and content. Beads.

Framed: 8 inches x 10 inches

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Spring Garden Mandala Necklace

The thread colours and pattern of this cross stitched mandala remind me of a formal garden with flowers in bloom.

Cross stitched embroidery on Aida cloth, framed in a small hoop. Findings and 27-inch chain are antique brass finish.

Worn: 2 inches x 2 inches

$45 – Contact via email

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Pair of Lavender Fairy Houses

The little fairy houses, embellished with bead vines, contain lavender to freshen your home and storage spaces.

Hand sewing and embroidery on wool and synthetic felt. Stuffed with polyester fibre and organic lavender.

Hung: 2.5 inches x 5.5 inches

⬤ $25 – Sold

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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

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Twins

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

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