Monthly Archives: September 2014

Meditative Threads made into ART – Susan Fae Art

Where do the birds come from? They just come out of me when I create, I cut the bird shape free-hand from the suede mat board and applied it to a collection of pieced together fabric mattes. These are a … Continue reading

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Small Sketches or Doodles have Appeal

A Friend – A Bird – A Memory Many years ago my good friend Lorne knew how much I liked birds so he did a few sketches of the birds outside his kitchen window and gave me one. I was … Continue reading

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Art as a gift – frame or not to frame

The ART of giving ART. In preparation for the busy picture frame season I’d like to put a few gift ideas out to you. Artists, framing your art and giving it as a gift is a sentimental and practical thing … Continue reading

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papier mâché dogs by Susan Fae (ACAD) Calgary

This summer was busy with making dogs out of papier mâché in between work and play I seem to have come out of this summer with a pack of dogs, eight papier ones and one very happy real one, Charlie. … Continue reading

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Make it Simple and Small for the Season

4X5 Cameras weren’t considered small but 4X5 frames are. The Art Tree has made a collection of frames and continues to expand it’s array of colourful mini mats for the Fall season. Artists and home designers will enjoy these fun … Continue reading

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Once upon a northern night – Children’s Book Review

Once upon a northern night Author Jean E. Pendziwol Pictures by Isabelle Arsenault This book is written and illustrated as a poem, it flows with creativity. The title of the book is repeated throughout, reminding us that we are in … Continue reading

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