Inspired to Stitch – Lynn Harrigan, part 2

Imagine a daily sketchbook where, instead of paper, ecclesiastical linens are your pages. Instead of drawing with a pencil, you explore surfaces with a rich variety of threads and dyes. Picture what you’d create with these tools if you sat down every single day. Toronto artist Lynn Harrigan doesn’t have…

Stitchgasm! September 2015 by Lynn Harrigan

Lynn Harrigan’s massive, year-long Calendar Project is in the final weeks. I’ve been watching her daily art project unfold on Instagram and I’ve marveled at the variety and beauty of each square. I will resume my Inspired to Stitch column in January, 2016, with a follow-up interview with Lynn, who…

Stitchgasm! – April 2015, by Lynn Harrigan

I’m so excited each month when Toronto artist Lynn Harrigan posts her completed, month-long calendar page from her Calendar Project. How stunning is April 2015? Read more about her daily art practice in my March 2015, Inspired to Stitch interview. And follow along each day’s creation in her Instagram feed.…