Category Archives: Jen

Excuse me while I gush a while…

I just wanted to say that this has been an absolutely amazing experience that I am incredibly grateful for, and feel immensely lucky to be a part of.  This place is amazing, the studio is huge and has incredible windows, … Continue reading

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You Can’t Get Away That Easily!

Just to make things a little more well rounded I am going to include some of the exciting photos of Jen during our adventures. I am learning Logic 9 for the sound component of our work, which is a but … Continue reading

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A Couple of Studio Shots…

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Big Shoes

I’m realizing there’s big shoes to fill, in participating in the Gushul Residency.  And also an interesting tie to some of my role models/some other fibre artists. Today we went out for coffee/lunch with Kristin Ivey, who did the Residency in … Continue reading

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Re: Lundbreck Falls

haha, it is funny to watch myself running back and forth. Yeah, it was a really beautiful day. The weather was amazing. Do you not agree that September is the new August? It was great to have my family up. … Continue reading

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Day One – Jen

I am so tired. Today was a bit of a crazy day, but that might have been compounded by not sleeping well last night (in anticipation of today), “Fresh Mountain Air” as Latifa says, and all the excitement and stress … Continue reading

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Hello! Welcome to our Official 2011 Gushul Studio Residency Blog! We are Latifa Pelletier-Ahmed and Jennifer Akkermans, two emerging artists invited to spend the month of September here in the Gushul Studio in Blairmore, sponsored by Trap/Door Artist Run Centre, … Continue reading

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