Linen Growers Club

In Vancouver, EartHand artists and makers have been at the centre of the movement to re-skill ourselves in growing and processing flax for linen. Our aim is to expand cultural conversations around sustainability of food systems to include awareness of the sustainability of our fibre systems as well, and the social and environmental implications of …

Coracles: Marina Szijarto, Richmond Maritime Festival

Richmond Maritime Festival happens every year on the second weekend in August. For two days, the quiet stretch of old boardwalks and wooden heritage buildings of Britannia Heritage Shipyards, on the south arm of the Fraser, is lushly populated with artists, makers, boatbuilders, theatre set decorations, dancers, stilt-walkers, food trucks and a full roster of …

Soil to Sky

I remember it was warm enough for Sharon, David and I to be sitting on the balcony when we began outlining this project; we had begun dreaming of something warm and blue-skied, something that would be light-hearted and whimsical and capture imaginations, as well as pose a bit of a technical challenge and highlight the …