Silhouettes

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Tall trees silhouetted against a sunrise. This mixed media piece was made using acrylic paints, watercolour papers, textiles and threads using both hand and machine.

Dahlia

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20 by 25 inches Watercolour paper was painted, crushed and bonded on canvas then heavily machine and hand stitched.

Jug of Poppies

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Subject: Floral Year Created: 2016 Description: Jug of Poppies, painted stitched fine watercolour paper.  

Black Bryony

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Subject: Floral Year Created: 2016 Description: Black Bryony, painted stitched on fine watercolor paper.  

Poppies

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Subject: Floral Year Created: 2016 Description: Poppies, Painted & stitched on fine water colour paper.  

A Little Bit of Klimt

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For Sale – Inquire Framed 14 by 11 in. Mixed Media on Cotton Style: Abstract Subject: Abstract Year Created: 2016 Description: This Textile piece was stamped,dyed and  painted, stitched by machine and hand, with beads added.

Seed Pods

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For Sale – Inquire Framed 12 by 16 by 1 in. Mixed Media on Canvas Style: Contemporary Subject: Floral Year Created: 2015 Description: This mixed media piece is made with acrylic and mediums, painted on crushed watercolor paper, bonded to canvas and … Continued

Poppy Meadows

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For Sale – Inquire Framed 16 by 12 in. Mixed Media on Canvas Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Landscape Year Created: 2015 Description: This piece was painted with acrylic on watercolor paper, oiled and crunched up, bonded to textile and hand and machine stitched … Continued

Yorkshire Dales

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In Private Collection Framed 28 by 38 by 2 in. Mixed Media on Fine Art Paper Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Female Year Created: 2015 Description: This piece of mixed media collage was a commission to do a view of the Yorkshire dales and … Continued

Alice

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Sold 30 by 40 in. Mixed Media on Canvas Style: Caricature Subject: Childrens Story Year Created: 2015 Description: This large piece was painted on watercolor paper, crunched and then bonded onto textile and heavily machine and hand stitched. Artist’s Comments: This … Continued

Coquelicots (after Monet)

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In Private Collection Framed 17 by 23 in. Mixed Media on Canvas Style: Impressionist Subject: Landscape Year Created: 2015 Description: This piece was painted on fine watercolor paper, crunched into pulp. bonded to textile and heavily stitched by machine and hand. … Continued

Aspens

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Framed 28 by 16 by 1 in. Mixed Media on Paper Style: Expressionist Subject: Forrest Year Created: 2014 Description: This is a mixed media piece including paper, paint and stitch. It was created for the across Canada show by the Surface … Continued

An English Garden

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My niece Claire Archibald, in Vancouver has a studio in her home where she works doing makeup, nails, etc. it has a large blank wall which just itches for a piece of art. I just finished this piece in time … Continued

English Garden

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Unframed 30 by 16 in. Mixed Media on Silk Style: Sculpture Subject: Botanical Year Created: 2012 Description: This mobile has over twenty silk ropes with stitches transparent leaves and stitched. painted and melted tyvec flowers attached to each rope. These ropes … Continued

Daisies !!

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Unframed 9 by 11 in. Mixed Media on Fine Art Paper Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Floral Year Created: 2012 Description: Mixed media on 120 pound water colour paper.

Crocus Spring

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Framed 11 by 16 by 1 in. Mixed Media on Fine Art Paper Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Floral Year Created: 2012 Description: This picture was sent to me by my sister Marilyn. It was taken in Calgary Alberta just after the snow … Continued

Spring Bouquet

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In Private Collection Framed 15.5 by 18 by 1 in. Mixed Media on Fine Art Paper Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Floral Year Created: 2012 Description: This piece was inspired by the mass of colour of cut flowers on my table. It is … Continued

Bamboo Sunrise

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Framed 16 by 12 by 1 in. Mixed Media on Fine Art Paper Style: Illustrative Subject: Botanical Year Created: 2012 Description: This piece was painted in acrylic then stitched over with cotton thread.

Reeds on Red

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Framed 48 by 32 in. Mixed Media on Silk Style: Impressionist Subject: Landscape Year Created: 2012 Description: Painted silks which have been layered, cut back, machine and hand sewn. Artist’s Comments: This piece is for two shows in BC, Canada in 2013. … Continued

Cave Horses

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Framed 21.5 by 15 by 1 in. Mixed Media on Fine Art Paper Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Animals Year Created: 2012 Description: This piece was inspired by the cave paintings from the Chauvet Cave in France. It is painted on … Continued

Mist Moving

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$175.00 25 by 15 by 5 in. Fibre on Metal Style: Abstract Subject: Nature Year Created: 2011 Description: These seven spirals were made from silk, cotton and synthetic fabrics which were heavily stitched and stretched on wire. Artist’s Comments: I love the shape … Continued

Four Seasons

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$195.00 30 by 15 by 5 in. Fibre on Metal Style: Abstract Subject: Nature Year Created: 2011 Description: Four spirals heavily woven in ropes of silk and wool on a wire form. Artist’s Comments: I love the texture of these spirals.

Party Girl

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$195.00 Framed 14 by 18 by 1 in. Mixed Media on Canvas Style: Caricature Subject: Female Year Created: 2011 Description: After too many drinks this young lady posed for a lovely portrait. She is done with mixed media of silk, various fabrics … Continued

Daisies

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$125.00 Framed 12 by 16 by 1 in. Mixed Media on Canvas Style: Contemporary Subject: Floral Year Created: 2011 Description: This mixed media piece is made with acrylic on oiled, crushed water-colour paper on canvas and stitched.

Poppies

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$180.00 Framed 18 by 24 by 1 in. Mixed Media on Canvas Style: Art Deco Subject: Floral Year Created: 2011 Description: This is a close up of a field of poppies. It is a mixed media piece with acrylic on oiled crushed paper … Continued

Flower pot on table

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Sold Framed 16 by 12 in. Mixed Media on Canvas Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Floral Year Created: 2011 Description: This piece is a mixed media with acrylic paints and stitching with cotton and rayon threads over oiled crushed watercolor paper on canvas. Artist’s … Continued

Tree Of Life

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$500.00 Unframed 72 by 20 in. Mixed Media on Silk Style: Art Deco Subject: Nature Year Created: 2011 Description: This is a seven foot piece which can be viewed from both sides. It is a piece sandwiched with silk, synthetic sheers, cotton organza … Continued

Tangled Garden

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$550.00 Framed 22 by 18 in. Mixed Media on Paper Style: Contemporary Subject: Floral Year Created: 2009 Description: This piece was created with a recycled heavy paper backing which was stamped, painted and dyed. The flowers, leaves and butterflies were made … Continued

Painted Ladies

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60 by 10 in. Mixed Media on Silk Style: Impressionist Subject: Butterflies Year Created: 2009 Description: This Spiral is made of layered silk which has been stitched, dyed and painted. The painted lady butterfly migrates to England and other northern countries … Continued

Tulips

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40 by 5 in. Fabric on Silk Style: Whimsical Subject: Floral Year Created: 2009 Description: This spiral is part of the garden series. It is made of silk organza which has been dyed, painted and stitched with beads added after. Although it is … Continued

Spirals 1

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Framed 55 by 6 in. Fibre on Silk Style: Abstract Subject: Nature Year Created: 2007 Description: These spirals which vary in length from 21 to 55 inches move gently with the wind outside my studio and give me great pleasure.

Spirals I

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55 by 6 in. Fibre on Silk Style: Abstract Subject: Abstract Year Created: 2007 Description: This is a close up of the Spirals I showing the multi media used on the silk.

Galaxy 2

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$160.00 59 by 79 cm. Fibre on Fabric Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Nature Year Created: 2007 Description: This piece is part of the galaxy series. It is layered on cotton velvet, with procion dyed silk and very heavily beaded.

Heavens 2

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$120.00 68 by 45 cm. Fibre on Fabric Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Abstract Year Created: 2007 Description: This piece was part of the Galaxy series. It was backed on cotton velvet with procion dyed silk layered and stitched by hand.

Heavens

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$140.00 Unframed 54 by 45 cm. Fibre on Paper Style: Contemporar Subject: Abstract Year Created: 2007 Description: This piece was created as part of the galaxy series. It uses multi media and much layering. Artist’s Comments: I used layering upon layering to … Continued

Galaxy

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$2,400.00 Unframed 46 by 32 by 1 in. Fibre on Cotton Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Science Year Created: 2007 Description: This large piece is multi layered, stitched and bonded silk,synthetic and cotton threads on a dyed cotton velvet background. The inspiration for … Continued

Ya Ya Girls: Faye

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Not for Sale Framed 16.5 by 13.5 by 1.5 in. Fibre on Synthetic Fibre Style: Contemporary Subject: Female Year Created: 2005 Description: This is one of a series of stylized pieces depicting the four sisters in my family. It is constructed in … Continued

Ya Ya Girls: Patty

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In Private Collection Framed 16.5 by 13.5 by 1.5 Fibre on Synthetic Fibre Style: Contemporary Subject: Female Year Created: 2005 Description: This is one of a series of stylized faces depicting the four sisters in my family. It is fibre based, sewn … Continued

Ya Ya Girls: Judy

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Not for Sale Framed 16.5 by 13.5 by 1.5 Fibre on Synthetic Fibre Style: Contemporary Subject: Female Year Created: 2005 Description: These stylized pieces are sewn with various fibres and embellished with beads and paints. Artist’s Comments: This piece is a self … Continued

Ya Ya Girls: Marilyn

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In Private Collection Framed ft. Mixed Media on Synthetic Fibre Style: Contemporary Subject: Female Year Created: 2005 Description: This series of four stylized faces were made from various fibres and heavily embossed. Each one depicts one of the four sisters in our … Continued

Vegtable Patch

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Not for Sale Framed 10 by 48 in. Collage on Card Style: Expressionist Subject: Fruit & Vegetables Year Created: 2004 Description: This collage is made up of organic shapes from stamping using various mediums and materials in earth tones. Artist’s Comments: … Continued

Gramps

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$250.00 Unframed 12 by 8 in. Acrylic on Wool Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Portrait Year Created: 2004 Description: Metallic and dyed cotton fibres are laid over dyed wool felt. Embellishments are added and stitched over. Artist’s Comments: Gramps is my favorite of an … Continued

Forest Floor

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Sold Framed 12 by 13 Fibre on Synthetic Fibre Style: Expressionist Subject: Nature Year Created: 2004 Description: This piece of fabric art is quilted through burning of the fabrics to each other and then stitched. All of the fabrics are hand … Continued

Okanagan

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Orchards $250.00 15 by 19 in. Fibre on Cotton Style: Expressionist Subject: Landscape Year Created: 2003 Description: This piece was inspired by the group of seven’s artist, Franklin Carmichael and his painting called Autumn. It is made of cotton, hand pieced … Continued

Bowl of Roses

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Orchards $250.00 15 by 19 in. Fibre on Cotton Style: Contemporary Realism Subject: Floral Year Created: 2001 Description: This piece was inspired by the stitch and flip book by Valori Wells and Jean Keenan. It is machine pieced and quilted with commercial … Continued

Autumn

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Not for Sale Framed 30 by 16 in. Fibre on Cotton Style: Expressionist Subject: Landscape Year Created: 2001 Description: This piece was inspired by the group of seven’s artist, Franklin Carmichael and his painting called Autumn. It is made of cotton, … Continued

Tuscany

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Not for Sale Framed 16 by 20 Fibre on Linen Style: Impressionist Subject: Nature Year Created: 2001 Description: This small quilt uses commercial fabrics which are pieced by machine and embellished with foil. Artist’s Comments: The warmth of Tuscany with it’s … Continued

The Burning Bush

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Orchards $250.00 15 by 19 in. Fibre on Cotton Style: Expressionist Subject: Religious Year Created: 2000 Description: This quilt was a mix of curves with cotton and machine and hand quilting. The quilt is designed and quilted by the artist. Artist’s … Continued

Third Rock from the Sun

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Sold Framed 72 by 48 Fibre on Cotton Style: Abstract Subject: Folklore Year Created: 1998 Description: This machine and hand quilted, textured quilt depicts the birth of the earth with time capsules taking us up to modern age. Artist’s Comments: This was my … Continued

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