Strands of IF

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“Strands of IF”

39” X 47”
(2 panels hung 1” apart)


Hand painted paper; Cotton velveteen; Painted fusible web; Textile acrylic paint; Webbing spray; Mica flakes; Pewter; Commercial synthetic fabrics; Silk fibres; Angelina fibres; Various threads; Glass beads; Mounted on fabric wrapped wooden frame

Collage; Free motion stitching and appliqué; Thermo-fabrication (with heat gun); Transfer foiling; Silk paper moulding; Bobbin stitching; Hand beading


Artist Statement:

When walls between universes are thin, when the parallel strands of 'if' bunch together to pass through the 'now' then certain things leak across...

~ Lords & Ladies ~ by Terry Pratchett



Devon House, The Craft Council of Newfoundland and Labrador, St. John's, NL, Canada, 2011

Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery, Memorial University, Corner Brook, NL, Canada, 2011

Invitational Exhibition , Canadian Quilters Association Conference, London, ON, Canada, 2011

Mississippi Valley Textile Museum, Almonte, ON, Canada, 2013

St. Francis Xavier University Gallery, Antigonish, NS, Canada, 2014


Sold to Private Collection