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crossroads (detail) by Catherine Nicholls

crossroads (detail) by Catherine Nicholls
23″ X 31″  Drawing, appliqué, stencil, hand and machine quilting on recycled artists canvas.


Catherine Nicholls

North Vancouver




Catherine is a painter, writer, teacher and quilt-maker. Inspired by legends, stories and words in general her work is developed through drawing, painting and mixed media in sketchbooks. When working with textile, she uses discharge, dyeing, drawing, painting and printing – along with more traditional techniques.
Catherine lives and works in North Vancouver, B.C. and draws inspiration from the natural world, her travels and the people she meets along the way. Stories, legends and the history of people, place and culture provide are the creative raw materials for themed exhibitions worldwide.