I met Vanessa in Horseshoe Bay while waiting for a ferry last year. She is the artist-in-residence at a studio there. She has recently launched her website and it is worth checking out.
She is not a ‘Saori’ weaver as such – but her work certainly has the Saori spirit…shawls with ‘thrums’ and mixed fibres that shrink different amounts to create great texture and pattern, colours inspired by nature, …
thrums.ca is her site – check out her gallery of great images!
My website – www.saltspringweaving.com