December 12, 2014

Untitled Series II























































Some more mixed media paintings in the series.
A dinner party, my mom and her sister drinking from a hose, 
my Oma on the beach, my Oma and Opa on a road trip to Niagara Falls.

December 11, 2014

Untitled Series I



























Mixed media - acrylics on cardboard and photographs on transfer paper.
A series of mixed media paintings incorporating photos from the 1950s,
including New Year's eve of 1955 and my Oma & Opa on their wedding day.

December 10, 2014

Arrows






















































I found some pieces of balsa wood and decided to paint them with acrylics 
and make them into decorative arrows.

December 8, 2014

Leather Fringe Necklace






























A simple leather fringe necklace. 
I cut a series of thin strips of leather, knotted them to jump rings 
and strung them individually onto a chain.

November 24, 2014

Clay and Gold





















































A collection of small white clay dishes pressed with lace
and accented with bits of gold leaf.

November 17, 2014

Weekend Projects





















































I've been experimenting with clay - creating organic shapes.
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I found some amazing gold studs at the leather supply store
and decided to make a studded leather phone case.

November 15, 2014

Clay and Lace





















































Some small dishes and ornaments made of clay pressed with lace.
I'm thinking of painting and glazing them, but I kind of like the look of the unfinished clay.

September 7, 2014

Macramé Wall Hanging










































I made this macramé wall hanging using a piece of driftwood and bits of yarn from
leftover projects and unraveled from salvaged old sweaters.

June 21, 2014

Wedding Bouquets and Boutonniere


































I made these wedding bouquets for my friends Zoë and Aaron's wedding.

April 15, 2014

Driftwood































I found a beautiful piece of driftwood on the beach, cut it into pieces and painted them with acrylics.

March 19, 2014

Small Clutch










































I made this hand sewn felt-lined clutch with leather details.

February 8, 2014

Wooden Spoon II


Notebook




 Here is my latest hand-bound notebook made out of various types of paper including lined paper,
graph paper, washi, kami, onion skin and all sorts of coloured paper.
You can see more of my bookbinding projects here.

January 24, 2014

Wooden Spoon

 I carved this wooden spoon out of a piece of firewood from my father's 
wood pile. I plan on carving a bunch more in different shapes and sizes.