A feature for the Canada Council on winners of the Governor-General's Awards in Visual Arts, 2014.
Intimate and intuitive, Sandra Brownlee’s works are tactile records of an inner journey that hold universal meanings for us all.
For over 40 years she has been “drawing” and “writing” her thoughts and ideas using stitches, simple materials and tools. Her medium is decidedly low-tech; her creative process a ritual. She finds focus in the act of weaving – grounded by touch and guided by improvisation.