Thursday, March 5, 2015

The very big bible

I have been working on a very large Family Bible. it came to me at the store with a request that I repair it. It has been well loved and has had a hard life, and a couple of repairs done already. It has proven to be quite a challenge, but is nearly completed.

Thursday, January 15, 2015


I love the different expressions that exist in this little shop that come out of my own world so I've added a new photo to the cover. A little bit of photoshop fun.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Rooster mosaic

The elements sure can be harsh, the freeze and thaw and rain of this winter has taken its toll and showed me that plywood is not a good base,

Good words

'He believed that a sleeping person has a vulnerable soul and deserves to be woken gently'- Lawrence Hill

Tuesday, May 13, 2014


We all recognize these blue newspaper baggies,
you can bring them in to Read and Green for recycling and bring your extra grocery bags too, please

Friday, May 9, 2014

Farley Mowat

So long Farley Mowat, thanks for all the good words. 'Lost in the Barrens' read to my grade three class by Joan Roberts, was the beginning of my love of the story, Like falling dominos I rapidly discovered the great Canadian authors, artists, the Group of Seven, Canadiana antiques and the beauty of the Canadian countryside,

Book stands

In the name of recycling and economy, I've been making these book stands out of old, wire coat hangers