Leonard

Leonard

27 x 37 inches

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In response to the considerable interest in this piece, I created a limited edition series of 10 giclees (high-quality reproductions on canvas, mounted on gallery profile frames). This series has sold out.

 

 

Inkjet-printed and hand-painted organza squares overlaid with cheesecloth sculpted with PVA adhesive, machine-stitched with monofilament thread to cotton

Based on a photograph of Leonard Cohen by Chris Woods, Chicago. 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Aubrey

Aubrey

 

34 1/2 x 36 inches

$1200

Aubrey Beardsley, from a digital image courtesy of the Getty's Open Content Program by Frederick H. Evans, photographer (British, 1853 – 1943) Gelatin silver print, negative 1894

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Morning Conversations

Morning Conversations

24 x 34 inches

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Most recently exhibited at Visions Art Museum, San Diego CA, October 15 2016 - January 8, 2017

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

 

The Drifter

The Drifter

41 x 30 inches

$2400

Exhibited at Art Quilt Elements, Wayne PA (March 18-April 30)

and Fiberart International, Pittsburgh PA     (May 6 - August 31)

 

Based on a photograph by Billy Reeves

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Courage

Courage

30 x 24 inches

Based on photo by Ron Watts (with permission) 

Soft-mounted on canvas with fabric sleeve

$1000

Currently being exhibited with SAQA My Corner of the World - Canada - exhibition

Premiere Venue:

Stratford Perth Museum May 21-August 14, 2016

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 The Other 1%  60 x 36 inches  Sold  Originally created for "Expressions in Equality" exhibition in Visions Art Museum in San Diego, where it received the "Viewer's Choice" award.     Based on a photograph by Csaba Zoller         Photo: Ray Pilon

The Other 1%

60 x 36 inches

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Originally created for "Expressions in Equality" exhibition in Visions Art Museum in San Diego, where it received the "Viewer's Choice" award.

 

Based on a photograph by Csaba Zoller

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Precious Time

Precious Time

60 x 36 inches

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Originally exhibited in the Celebrating Silver exhibition at the International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX.  

Upcoming exhibitions:

International Quilt Festival, Chicago, Illinois, June 2015
Quilt! Knit! Stitch!, Portland, Oregon, August 2015
Festival of Quilts in Birmingham, UK in August 2016

Despite its connotation as a luxury item, we seldom consider how silver is obtained - through the arduous, dangerous work of mining ... especially back in 1907.

From a photo supplied generously by the Vale Mining Corporation.

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Joy

Joy

24 x 20 inches

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Photo: Ray Pilon

Audrey

Audrey

24 x 20 inches

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Keeping Time

Keeping Time

30 x 24 inches

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Photo: Ray Pilon

Trusting

Trusting

24 x 20 inches

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Based on a photograph by Csaba Zoller.

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Contentment

Contentment

24 x 20 inches

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Photo: Ray Pilon

Mirth

Mirth

24 x 20 inches

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Photo: Ray Pilon

Reverie

Reverie

24 x 30 inches

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Photo: Ray Pilon

Madeleine

Madeleine

18 x 24 inches

$300

Based on a photo from The Globe and Mail , with permission

 

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Element of Surprise

Element of Surprise

36 x 22 inches

$700

Premiered at the Radical Elements exhibition, at the Cafritz Foundation Arts Center in Maryland April 1 May 9th, 2014

Future exhibitions:

National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC, April - September, 2015.

Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts, Melbourne, Florida, May - August, 2016.

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Avo

Avo

This is my donation to the Spotlight Auction at SAQA's 25th Anniversary conference in Washington, DC. Only 6.5 x 4.5 inches, mounted in a 6x8 inch mat.  Based on a photo by Rosalind Amorin. Now in the collection of Maureen Hendricks.

Looking Back

Looking Back

12 x 12 inches

SOLD September 9, 2013 in SAQA Benefit Auction

Based on a photo by Ron Watts, with permission

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon 

JBW

JBW

24 x 18 inches

Based on a photo by John Beamish

$750

Currently travelling with the Metaphors on Aging exhibition:

Premiere Location: Festival of Quilts, Birmingham, England, August 8 - 11, 2013
International Quilt Convention, Emperors Palace, Johannesburg, South Africa, September 6-8, 2013

International Quilt Festival - Chicago, Illinois, June 20 - 22, 2014
Quilt! Knit! Stitch! - Portland, Oregon, August 13 - 16, 2014
Quilting Live!, Cobb Galleria, Atlanta, Georgia, September 11-13, 2014
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Fredericksburg, Virginia, October 2-4, 2014
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Overland Park, KS, October 9-11, 2014
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Fort Worth, TX, October 16-18, 2014
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Tinley Park, IL, November 20-22, 2014

Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Lakeland, FL – March 5, 6, 7, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Atlanta, GA – March 12, 13, 14, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Cleveland, OH – March 26, 27, 28, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Schaumburg, IL – April 9, 10, 11, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Worcester, MA – April 16, 17, 18, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Raleigh, NC – June 15, 16, 17, 2015

 

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

 

Sizing Up

Sizing Up

12 x 12 inches

Sold in SAQA 2012 Auction

Based on a photo by Clint Colbert, with permission

 

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Unspoken

Unspoken

25 x 36 inches

$1200

Based on a photo by Leland Bobbe, with permission

 

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Homeless Love

Homeless Love

34 x 24 inches

Based on a photo by Clint Colbert, with permission

$2500

Most recently exhibited with the People & Portraits exhibition: 

International Quilt Festival - Houston, Texas, October 31 - November 4, 2013
Texas Quilt Museum - La Grange, Texas, January 9 - March 30, 2014
Festival of Quilts - Birmingham, U.K., August 2014

Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts in St. Bonaventure, NY September 25, 2015 through December 19, 2015
AQS Quilt Week, Phoenix, AZ, Feb 11-14, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Daytona Beach, FL, Feb 24-27, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Lancaster, PA, March 16-19, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Paducah, KY, April 20-23, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Grand Rapids, MI, Aug. 10 – 13, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Chattanooga, TN, Sept. 14 – 17, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Des Moines, IA, Oct. 5 – 8, 2016

 

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Stogie

Stogie

32 x 24 inches

Based on a photo by Clint Colbert, with permission

$1200

Most recently exhibited with the People & Portraits exhibition: 

International Quilt Festival - Houston, Texas, October 31 - November 4, 2013
Texas Quilt Museum - La Grange, Texas, January 9 - March 30, 2014
Festival of Quilts - Birmingham, U.K., August 2014

Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts in St. Bonaventure, NY September 25, 2015 through December 19, 2015
AQS Quilt Week, Phoenix, AZ, Feb 11-14, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Daytona Beach, FL, Feb 24-27, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Lancaster, PA, March 16-19, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Paducah, KY, April 20-23, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Grand Rapids, MI, Aug. 10 – 13, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Chattanooga, TN, Sept. 14 – 17, 2016
AQS Quilt Week, Des Moines, IA, Oct. 5 – 8, 2016

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Solace

Solace

44 x 33 inches

Based on a photo by Clint Colbert, with permission

$1000

 

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Nereids

Nereids

25 x 52 inches

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Photo: Ray Pilon

 

 

Memories of Gombe

Memories of Gombe

30 x 44 inches

Based on a photo by Diana Quintela, with permission

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Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Musing

Musing

24 x 20 inches

$1000

Based on a photo by Leon Pavich, with permission

Currently travelling with the Metaphors on Aging exhibition:

Premiere Location: Festival of Quilts, Birmingham, England, August 8 - 11, 2013
International Quilt Convention, Emperors Palace, Johannesburg, South Africa, September 6-8, 2013

International Quilt Festival - Chicago, Illinois, June 20 - 22, 2014
Quilt! Knit! Stitch! - Portland, Oregon, August 13 - 16, 2014
Quilting Live!, Cobb Galleria, Atlanta, Georgia, September 11-13, 2014
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Fredericksburg, Virginia, October 2-4, 2014
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Overland Park, KS, October 9-11, 2014
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Fort Worth, TX, October 16-18, 2014
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Tinley Park, IL, November 20-22, 2014

Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Lakeland, FL – March 5, 6, 7, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Atlanta, GA – March 12, 13, 14, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Cleveland, OH – March 26, 27, 28, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Schaumburg, IL – April 9, 10, 11, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Worcester, MA – April 16, 17, 18, 2015
Original Sewing & Quilt Expo, Raleigh, NC – June 15, 16, 17, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Pondering

Pondering

20 x 16 inches

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Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Watching

Watching

20 x 16 inches

Based on a photo in The Ottawa Citizen , with permission

$400

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Inuit Lament

Inuit Lament

23 x 34 inches

Based on a photo from the McCord Museum, Inuit man, Port Harrison, QC, 1920-21 by Bob Stewart

$750

 

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Waiting

Waiting

28 x 22 inches

Based on a photo by Chalmers Butterfield, with permission

Sold

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Jane Goodall: Portrait Study

Jane Goodall: Portrait Study

12 x 12 inches

Based on a photo by Diana Quintela, with permission

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Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Reflecting

Reflecting

12 x 12 inches

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Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Jumbo Grizzly

Jumbo Grizzly

37 x 24 inches

$500

Based on a photo by Steve Ogle, this work highlights the ongoing struggle of environmentalists to preserve the wilderness of the grizzly habitat of Jumbo Glacier in BC’s Purcell Mountains.

 

 

Timeless Spirit

Timeless Spirit

50 x 39 inches

$1200

Based on a photograph by Janina Suuronen, this work pays homage to the history of our longstanding relationship with this noble beast.

 

Photo: Alan Mirabelli

Horse of a Different Colour

Horse of a Different Colour

24 x 20 inches

$700

Based on a photo by Margaret Bednar

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Equus

Equus

24 x 18 inches

$600

Based on a photo by Margaret Bednar

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

Hope is the Thing With Feathers

Hope is the Thing With Feathers

Quadriptych 72 x 72 inches

$8,000

2013

 

 

 

 

Photo: Ray Pilon

 

Upon Reflection

Upon Reflection

Donated to International Crane Foundation

48 x 24 inches

Auction date September 28, 2013

Wildness and Wet

Wildness and Wet

22 x 18 inches

Private collection

Gatineau Spring

Gatineau Spring

18 x 18 inches

$450

Bonnie Dune

Bonnie Dune

11 x 9 inches

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Gaia in Repose

Gaia in Repose

24 x 18 inches

$400

Poplars

Poplars

28 x 12 inches

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Echoes

Echoes

9 x 22 inches

 $250