imago corvi

adventures in enamelling, stories, music and travel

Custom Cufflinks

This was a nice little Christmas collaboration with Twain Design Jewellers in Toronto. Enameling is not always easy, though it might seem so if you did it at summer camp! … Continue reading

January 16, 2018 · Leave a comment

I Have Pieces in the British Museum!

I was delighted earlier this year to be approached by the British Museum to make some pieces to go with their “Scythians:¬†Warriors of Ancient Siberia” exhibitions. They are not, of … Continue reading

September 26, 2017 · 3 Comments

ETSY STORE

Whatever work I have in stock can be seen in my Etsy Store If you live in Toronto and would rather pick your piece up than pay shipping – call … Continue reading

July 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Plique-a-Jour

Plique-a-jour is usually considered to be one of the most difficult techniques of enamelling. I took a class with Fay Rooke a few years ago, and spent about 60 hours … Continue reading

September 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Limoges Champleve

I was contacted by the Museum in Worcester, MA to make a series of panels showing the way 13th C Limoges champleve was originally made. This is one of the … Continue reading

August 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Art Show Awards for MidAmeriCon II

I made five pieces in all. Since I started going to WisCon (feminist Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention in Madison Wisconsin) – I have found the Science Fiction and Fantasy … Continue reading

August 12, 2016 · 1 Comment

Tiptree Award

I have been going to Wiscon now for a number of years, and I have re-connected with my inner feminist in a way that has been very creative, if sometimes … Continue reading

August 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Crow and Lamb Table

This was a really exciting commission that I got from Beeken Parson Furniture in Vermont. They had a client¬†whose last name was also Crowe, and whose wife’s maiden name was … Continue reading

June 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Lagan Love Collection: Leanan Sidhe

The Aes Sidhe (pronounced ees shee) are the fairy folk of Ireland. Literally it means the people of the mounds – as Irish flklore identifies mounds as the dwelling lace … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Lagan Love Collection

Lagan Love is a novel that has many levels. On the surface it is the story of an ill-starred love affair- but on a deeper level it is about the … Continue reading

February 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

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