Sprang Unsprung a best seller

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The numbers are in for another week at McNally Robinson Booksellers.
Sprang Unsprung is the bestseller in the non-fiction category for Manitoba Authors, for two weeks running now.
Thanks to all my friends who’ve gone out and bought copies.

Sprang Unsprung cover

Sprang Unsprung front cover

A friend of mine captured the ‘sprang dance’ from be book launch on her camera. I’m hoping to figure out how to post it. The launch was lovely.
In other news, I am pleased to be part of a collaborative work. The Alliance Francaise here in Winnipeg, along with the Maison des Artistes brought together a traditional embroiderer from Brittany, Pascal Jaouen, and a visual artist Collette Balcaen to collaborate on a Métis theme. The exihibit opening is this week. My contribution to the display was a fingerwoven belt, made using a very fine silk thread.

Jaouen's metis costumeJaouen’s metis costume

 

silk belt

silk fingerwoven belt up close

 

 

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2 Responses to “Sprang Unsprung a best seller”

  1. Joellen Watkins Says:

    As always, your work is stunning. What sort of silk thread do you use for the belt and the military sash?

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