Workshops & Events

Upcoming Workshops
From Boiled to Books:
Curious about eco-dyeing? Always wanted to learn bookbinding? This workshop is for you! Day 1 we'll make our own eco-dyed paper and fabric that on day 2 you'll transform into 3 bound books. Bookbinder Beth Rose (gracenotespress.com) and I are looking forward to welcoming you to a weekend of fun and knowledge. Limited spaces. There is an option to attend one day only on the products page. Held at our Burlington B&B press.
Nov. 12-13 (only a few spaces left)
Nov. 26-27 (sold out)
Capturing the HIdden Colours of Trees
Nov. 6, 1-4 pm, Royal Botanical Gardens
See the form and structure of leaves take shape on paper as we contact print autumn leaves from RBG's gardens onto an accordion book to take home. 
Register with RBG: rbg.ca/events/capturing-the-hidden-colours-of-trees
Available for your group:
Gelli Printing Botanicals
If you have a group of people who would like to learn more about gelli printing botanicals, please contact me to arrange a workshop. You will learn to properly apply the paint and several methods to obtain images. It's an art party. You can learn on paper or fabric. 
Eco-Printing Garden Books
Eco-Print A Silk Scarf
Please contact me through the contact form to arrange a workshop.
Events
Wellwood Holiday Market in person
Nov. 19, 10 am - 2 pm
501 Sanatorium Rd., Hamilton
Wellwood Holiday Market online
Nov. 5-12
www.wellwood.ca/holiday-market
 
2021
Wellwood Holiday Market
Nov. 1 - 20
Don't miss this online market of local artists and artisans supporting the work done by Wellwood helping cancer patients and their families

Arts Burlington Holiday Sale
Nov. 15-Dec. 31
Indulging my sense of whimsy, this online exhibit is filled with flowers and fantasy to brighten your holidays
Light up the Night at the Cotton Factory
This is my only in person show for 2021
With lots of treats and beautiful things to share with you
5-10 pm, Dec. 4 at the Cotton Factory, 270 Sherman Ave. N., 
Hamilton, ON
Please stop by to say hello and enjoy the festivities

 

Tea Dyeing a Silk Bandanna at the RBG

Nov. 6, 2021, in person at the RBG. Part of Tea Week 

 

 

 

 

Make a Garden Book at the RBG

August 15, 2021 in person, at RBG, 1-4 pm

https://www.rbg.ca/events/creating-a-botanically-dyed-garden-book/

We'll have fun with the various ways to coax colour from plants before each making our own garden book. Includes a walk through Hendrie Park to talk about what's blooming and how to use your garden plants. 

Limited to 14 people

Natural Dye Workshop with the RBG (closed)

8 Dec., 2020 7-9 pm. Register at https://www.rbg.ca/events/natural-dyes-in-the-kitchen-virtual/

Dye a kitchen towel with onion skins while learning fun facts about natural dyes.


Events:

2021

Wellwood Holiday Market

www.Wellwood.ca/holiday-Market

Nov. 1 - 20

Don't miss this online market of local artists and artisans supporting the work done by Wellwood helping cancer patients and their families

Arts Burlington Holiday Sale
Nov. 15-Dec. 31
Indulging my sense of whimsy, this online exhibit is filled with flowers and fantasy to brighten your holidays
Light up the Night at the Cotton Factory
This is my only in person show for 2021
5-10 pm, Dec. 4 at the Cotton Factory, 270 Sherman Ave. N., 
Hamilton, ON

2020:

Arts Burlington Christmas Sale

 www.artsburlington.ca/bfaa-beverlyallen 

2019:

November 23-24, 10 am – 4 pm, Urban Christmas Market at the Cotton Factory, 3 rd Floor at 270
Sherman Ave. North, Hamilton, ON

Small Pieces at Centre 3, November 26- December 21, 173 James St. North, Hamilton, ON

Natura 6 Group Show, May 13 – June 18, 2020 The Assembly Hall Gallery, Etobicoke, ON

Opening Reception May 14, 2020 6-8 pm