Outfit of the Day, April – September 2020 The first six months of pandemic
Outfit of the DayWinter/Spring 2019
Bedhead Hat, 2021Alpaca crochet
Knots Hat, 2020Crochet Wool
Gentle Armour, 2020Silk and cotton blend (natural dyed with logwood) Silk piping (natural dyed with Onion Skins)Silk organza border (dyed with logwood)
So like everyone else in the world I’ve been social distancing, and playing my all time favourite video game…. Animal Crossing. And my favourite accessory in my favourite game is the acorn knit hat. So let’s make one! A quick hand-spun chunky wool crocheted and natural dyed with onion skin and alum.
I love playing with weird materials, trying to figure them out. Some dollar store ball pit balls. Needle and thread? nope, too rigid. Using interfacing and the end of a hot glue gun to grommet them? Works like a charm. the shape controlled by the orientation of the balls in relation to each other. This […]
Repurposed cotton shirts block printed with Alum and Iron, and natural dyed in Madder
This hat was SO MUCH FUN to make and to wear. I wore it to Mega Flora, Art City’s fundraiser. As an aside, Mega Flora was AWESOME, and I wasn’t even close to the most dressed up person (my main concern in the hours leading up). There was a photo booth, great drinks, a craft […]
Movement 1, Wool and Linen. 2014 Movement 2, Wool and Linen. 2014 Movement 3, Wool and Linen. 2014 Body Movement: Three sets of puppets that are animated when the wearer moves, transforming the form and manipulating the wearer’s movements.
Dress: Cotton/Silk blend dyed with logwood purple, silk piping dyed with madder and black tea, silk organza dyed with logwood purple Model: Lizane Tan Dress: Cotton/Silk blend dyed with logwood purple, silk piping dyed with madder and black tea, silk organza dyed with logwood purple Model: Pamela Stone Dress: Cotton/Silk blend dyed with logwood […]
Birth: Hand woven silk, wire Death: Silk dyed with weak acid dyes, wire Transformation: Silk dyed with weak acid dyes, wire Photo Collaboration With Darren Pottie January 2013, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax NS