Curriculum Vitae

Selected Teaching Experience

  • Calgary Boards of Education (Adult Education) Calgary, Alberta
  • Malaspina College (Adult Education) Duncan, BC
  • Malaspina College (Adult Education) Parksville, BC
  • Malaspina Elder College, Parksville, BC
  • North Island College, Port Alberni, BC
  • Arts Alive (Children) Oceanside, BC
  • Arts Alive (Children) Nanaimo, BC
  • Artist in Residence, Fort Rodd Hill, Victoria, BC
  • SoulSpeak Studio (Calgary, AB – Qualicum Beach, BC – Gabriola, BC)

Selected Publications

  • The Bond & Beyond (1985-1989) – writer, editor, publisher
  • Row by Row – Workshop in a Kit (1987) – writer, editor, publisher
  • Time to Knit (1989-1991) – writer, publisher
  • KnitSmarT System Instruction book (1990) – writer, editor, publisher
  • CGNFA Newsletter (1992-1993) – writer, layout, design
  • The Purple Needle Newsletter (1998-2000) – writer, layout, design
  • SoulSpeak by Shena Meadowcroft (1998) – writer, design, layout, publisher
  • Love, Dreams and Other Things Poetry by Evak (1998) – design, layout, publisher
  • Elephant Dreams by Jan Jenkins (1999) – design, layout, publisher
  • Keeping the Peace by Shena Meadowcroft (1998) – writer, editor, publisher
  • Voices Poetry Book (2001) – design, layout, publisher
  • The Spirit of Christmas (2003) – writer, editor

Blogs

  • SoulSpeak Studio

Selected Articles

  • See where it takes you – Legacy (Nov 1998 – Jan 1999)
  • A Skeleton in my Closer – Alberta Museums Review (Dec 1998)
  • Journal to my Self – People and Possibilities (Spring 2000)
  • Series on Recycling – The Gabriola Sounder (2009)

Selected Shows

  • Word on the Street, Calgary, AB, 1998 – speaker and presenter
  • Word on the Street, Calgary, AB, 1999 – speaker

Selected Art Shows

  • Sunday Painters Exhibition, Qualicum Beach, BC, January 2004
  • Festival of Art, Oceanside Jury Show, Parksville, BC, March 2004
  • Art & Photography in the Garden, Milner Gardens, Qualicum Beach, BC, July 2004
  • Grand Prix d’Art Summer Fair, TOSH, Qualicum Beach, BC, Summer 2004
  • Fibre Dance III, Gabriola, July – Sept 2005
  • Thanksgiving Studio Tour, Gabriola, BC, October 2005
  • Erotica Mixed Media Group Art Show, Gabriola, BC, February 2006
  • Festival of Art – 30th Annual Juried Art Show, Oceanside, BC, March 2006
  • Blow – 30 Artists – 30 boxes of Kleenex, Gabriola, BC, July 2006
  • Art & Artists in a Gabriola Garden 10th Anniversary, Gabriola, BC, August 2006
  • 3rd Annual Art in the Garden, Tofino, BC, September 2006
  • 10th Annual Thanksgiving Studio & Gallery Tour, Gabriola, BC, October 2006
  • Erotica Mixed Media Group Art Show, Gabriola, BC, February 2007
  • 30 Artists – 30 Envelopes, Gabriola, BC, July 2007
  • Thanksgiving Studio Tour, Gabriola, BC, October 2007
  • Fibre Dance  VI, Gabriola, July – Sept 2008
  • Thanksgiving Studio Tour, Gabriola, BC, October 2008
  • Street Art, Gabriola, BC, August 2009
  • Fibre Dance VII, Gabriola, July – Sept 2009
  • Stitch, Gabriola, BC, May 2010
  • Street Art, Gabriola, BC, August 2010
  • By the Sea, Qualicum Beach, BC, June 2011
  • Fibre Dance X, Gabriola, BC, Summer 2012
  • Acres of Art, Victoria, BC, July 2012
  • It’s a Small World, Oceanside, BC August 2012
  • The Clothesline Show), Victoria, BC, August 2012
  • Gifts and Wishes, Victoria, BC, Oct – Nov 2012
  • Small Treasures 5, Victoria, BC, Nov-Dec 2012