CONTEMPORARY FIBRE & TEXTILE ARTIST

Contemporary Fibre & Textile ArtistPAULETTE CORNISH -Contemporary Canadian Fibre Artist

Paulette is a dedicated Canadian Contemporary Fibre & Textile Artist. Beginning in the early morning hours, she can often be found in her studio creating contemporary Abstract Art.

HISTORY
Arriving in Nanoose Bay on Vancouver Island, Canada, after 35 years as a teacher and counsellor in the schools of Calgary. She has been a traditional Quilter for 41 years.

                                                                    20 Years as a Fibre Artist & Designer

                                                                    Her sense of place informs her work.

NANOOSE BAY STUDIO

Her home studio is nestled into the side of a Nanoose Bay  hill, on Vancouver Island, Canada, resplendent with her favourite coastal trees, the Arbutus menziesii (Pacific Madrona south of the border). This majestic tree has become the focus of her recent works.


FIBRE & TEXTILE ART DIGITAL ART & SURFACE DESIGNER Pacific Madrona -Arbutus menziesii

HER INSPIRATION
PACIFIC MADRONA -ARBUTUS menzies

                                 

 

 

   STUDY

Paulette’s evolution to studio artist has been heavily influenced by the teachings of many Contemporary Fibre Artists  from  Vancouver Island and beyond.

SERIES FOCUS
Her contemporary work as Fibre Artist features the textures and colours of the Madrona bark and leaves and tree.

Paulette Cornish’s work has been exhibited and juried into both national and international quilt shows and galleries, with pieces being published in a variety of media

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