In the Studio
New workshops have been set up for 2020 - with more in the planning stage. There are also lots of openings for retreats on Salt Spring Island at my studio in the woods. Please email me for more information.
4 Corners Community Collective in Victoria
February 1 & 2
April 4 & 5
June 6 & 7
SAORI Summer Studio Days in Victoria
August 17 - 20
Registration now open for Victoria workshops.
Retreats at SAORI Salt Spring
January 25 & 26 - two spaces
April 14 - 16 - two spaces available
June 24 - 29 - Full
Please email me to set up a time/date that works for you.
In the Shop
I have plenty of SAORI looms, books, accessories, warps and yarns in the shop. You can browse my ETSY shop
to see what is available, or email me for more details.
The Vegas design group at SAORI no Mori is an endless source of inspiration for both weaving and clothing design. Their blog is here.
I've been reading a couple of books since Christmas:
Both of these books, plus some walks on some beautiful island forest trails have been a great source of renewal and inspiration.
Artist in Residence
The Artist-in-Residence program is currently unavailable. I plan to restart it in 2021. More information will be posted in the fall of 2020.
SAORI Salt Spring is a registered studio as part of the SAORI Global Network based in Japan. We are also a registered distributor of the SAORI looms, books, and equipment through Sakaiseikisangyo Co Ltd.