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Royal BC Museum

In September of this year I was lucky enough to visit Canada.  I visited the Royal BC Museum in Victoria on Vancouver Island and admired, among other objects, the Native Art. Hair Garland I was unsure whether to admire or be aghast at this item, probably both! This beautifully woven wreath is made from human … Continue reading Royal BC Museum

ebb & flow

In early October I viewed the annual exhibition of members’ work of The Embroiders Guild, Victoria. These delicate plates are made of paper finely embroidered with a wreath shaped design.  I like their lightness and simplicity and the circular embroidered design sits well inside the scalloped edge. I like the fullness of this ‘Summer Flowers’ … Continue reading ebb & flow