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.
Collecting inspiration photos for my next painting class art piece
Yesterday was a glorious fall day. I walked along the beach, collecting inspiration photos for my next painting class art piece. I edited all of the pics in Iphoto, increasing the colour saturation and cropping.