Jean Cockburn retired from her professional career as an academic librarian in 2008 to become a textile artist living on Denman Island, British Columbia. She draws, quilts, embroiders, knits and crochets, makes wearable art, weaves baskets, dyes fabric, and paints watercolours. Her work has been exhibited locally in juried and group shows on Denman Island, in Courtenay, Comox, and Duncan on Vancouver Island, in West Vancouver, and across Canada with the Surface Design Association.
After all the rain we had yesterday, our seasonal creek is rushing with lots of water. When I walk over to the studio I am met with the sound of water flowing down under the bridge. As the sound is such a large part of the experience, I made a video.