Entering Snug Cover Terminal on Bowen Island, photograph by Adam Jones.
My book tour has come full circle, and I’m back in Vancouver, prepping for local events. The first is this coming weekend on beautiful Bowen Island. Here are the details:
Author and Artist Talk
Sat. Oct. 22, 2011 at The Gallery
589 Artisan Lane, Bowen Island
For all who love art and textiles with a dash of whimsy!
4:30pm – Doors open
5:00pm – Author Leanne Prain talk & slideshow presentation
6:00pm – Local artist Sarah Haxby brief talk & stitchwork demonstration
6:15pm – Question & Answer, book signing, sales and nibbles
Thank you to the Bowen Island Fibre Arts Guild`s members, and supporters of this event. This event is organized by the artist Sarah Haxby, whose new work is featured in the book.
Free/admission by donation, all ages are welcome to attend! I will be discussing Hoopla: The Art of Unexpected Embroidery and also a little bit about my first book Yarn Bombing: The Art of Crochet and Knit Graffiti.