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  • Trillium

    The Jasmine of Syria, Maple of Canada and Trillium of Ontario were the first pieces created for this collection. They were borne of overwhelm turned to resolve.

     

    When I am with my Syrian friends – sharing their joy and their toil, their love for family and food and fun – I feel I am home. It doesn’t matter we don’t share the same mother tongue or cooking methods or familiar dance steps or religious traditions; we are the same.

     

    Which means that their family in Syria is my family in Syria.

     

    Which means that every cell-phone message sent home – every delayed text, every long dial tone – is my breath being held. Those are my fears waiting on the line.

     

    One hundred percent of the proceeds of these pieces – Jasmine, Maple, Trillium – will be given to Welcome Project Syria in Goderich and turned over to our refugees. To show them I’m with them.

    • Dimensions

      24"x12"

    • Year

      2018

    • Media

      Moulding paste, pearlescent glaze & gesso

    • Substrate

      Wrapped canvas

    • Profile

      3/4"

    • Finish

      Matte clear shield with UV protection.

      Gloss polymer varnish with UV protection.

    C$300.00Price
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