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Halloween Extravaganza!

HellO! Hope you will visit nanotopia during The Bazaar of the Bizarre – Halloween Extravaganza 2013  NOT your typical Toronto ‘craft‘ show!! When: SATURDAY October 12th, 2013 open to the public from 11am – 8pm Where: 918 Bathurst st. (http://918bathurst.com/), Toronto, ON FREE to attend, child friendly event!! Loot baskets will be handed out!! Come… Continue reading Halloween Extravaganza!

Exhibitions/Installations · Inspiration/Musings · Unclassified

City of Craft, installation & show

Only a week to go! The mega kiln ordered weeks ago still hasn’t shown up…sweat…so, I’m working on alternatives. Lots of pieces being worked on and final classes and studio/make-up time finished for now-phew! Tonight I’ll tack fuse the frit balls shown in the image above then drape or slump them. Meanwhile, I need rainbow… Continue reading City of Craft, installation & show

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City of Craft: installation pt. 2

Wow! Total excitement as I unlocked the studio door and ran towards the kiln. Did it turn out? Better than I expected! As I knelt down praising myself and the universe for one experiment turning out I noticed the crack. Then another, and another gradually forming as the air hit it. Or, so I thought.… Continue reading City of Craft: installation pt. 2

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THE {anatomical} Heart of Glass

Hello! As Holiday shopping begins (mine did months back!) I decided to revisit cost(s) of materials, time needed to create pieces, etc., etc. and found that not only can I (should I not procrastinate & focus!) whip these babies out, I can include shiny Sterling silver snake chains with them!! So, I’ve relisted my ‘stylized’ anatomical… Continue reading THE {anatomical} Heart of Glass

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gluten free christmakwanzakah dinner!

This year we didn’t travel to Montreal and celebrate Christmas eve with the in-laws. We decided to invite a bunch of friends over and cook up some Moroccan, and Persian savoury dishes alla the 3 kings. 🙂 I decided everything had to be gluten free! Appetizers: Dried black olives Local (Ontario) sheep’s milk Feta Quinoa… Continue reading gluten free christmakwanzakah dinner!