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Exhibition opens this Thursday!

Please join me for the launch of this year’s Remembrance Day for Lost Species exhibition: Extinct Icons and Ritual Burials.

Honouring lost and threatened species and ways of life, this group exhibition features my work, photography by Megan Powell, installation by Clare Whistler, textiles by OX Art, specimens from the Booth Museum of Natural History and accompanying poetry. 62 more words
My Work

box of birds 3rd panel

Panel number three is the pied wagtail, balancing on a fence post.

The fence: lollipop sticks cut to size with a craft knife and coloured with wax crayons. 70 more words


Autumn Musings & Makings

Here are a few things I’ve been working on over October and November. I really wanted to get back into sculpting so made a derpy pumpkin for Halloween! 148 more words


box of birds flowers

This past week I’ve been working on the background for the pied wagtail but it’s not quite finished so you’ll have to wait a day or two for the main reveal. 110 more words


Trying out some silk shading

The tails are done😁, but the scales are looking a bit tricky.


"Frosty Festivities"

Hello everyone!  It looks like I picked the perfect day to start my Christmas/holiday doll ensemble release.  It’s cold and frosty here in northern Illinois which makes me feel quite festive on this morning.   237 more words



next up– mushrooms.

it’s already turning christmas-y all around me, but i’m still happily immersed in autumn.  there’s no need to rush ahead, especially now that it’s become seasonable again!