Author Archives: sharonkallis

About sharonkallis

artist in Vancouver BC, working in the garden with green waste and invasive plant species- rethinking how traditional hand technologies can be paired with unwanted materials for community made contemporary art installations that encourage environmental awareness.

Fun Things for Spring 2017…

Despite the seemingly unending rain we have been having a few good-often impromptu-garden or  play sessions at Trillium North the last while. If you have wandered by, you may have seen evidence of some of our work; weaving new borders, … Continue reading

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Weaving Our Social Fabric: UPDATE!

The wheel is complete and installed in mere moments for our spinning pleasure, the rain catchers is done ( with rain barrel already full) and the  Festoonery fence piece shall be completed soon! Join us  Saturday November 5th from 1-4pm … Continue reading

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PROJECT:Weaving Our Social Fabric

Announcing a new project for the Fall of 2016 at Trillium North Park. Three local artists, Melodie Flook, David Gowman and Arlin ffrench, will be joining us at our work space at Trillium. The group projects to be undertaken include … Continue reading

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Are You Ready? Summer events coming soon!

Paid workshops getting started for the season soon! As always, paid program placement supports sponsored spaces in our programs when our class minimums are reached. To register and for more information visit: EartHand’s Program Page

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Fence beautification project

Melodie Flook is spending evenings this summer making rope from local plants, then crocheting and knitting  the rope into the west side of the chain-link fence at Trillium North Park and would love your help! No tools or experience is … Continue reading

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Bees at Trillium- Citizen Science with EYA

Trillium North was lucky to be one of the places that Erin Udal from Environmental Youth Alliance led  a group of Citizen Scientists this past spring. Here is the report just in on what we found!

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March eco-education programming

March was a very busy month- though Spring Break  kept the kids away near 3 weeks, we had other community stewardship times that happened during the holiday and adults, families and students alike helped with lots of planting, transplanting, sowing … Continue reading

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Stewardship Opportunities This Week!

And come back Saturday March 26th for more planting, weeding and weaving!~ 10am-2pm  with egg dying at break time…

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March Stewardship Days!

Lots has been going on at Trillium over the winter with our school group on site almost weekly, Tuesday morning stewardship time and our wee pre-schoolers a regular presence on site too… And now we have a few dates to … Continue reading

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Open House November 8th!

With the shipping containers turned into a  screen room and tea house, and covered areas for demonstrations of our local hand-made revolution and a drop in eco-printing workshop using plants from the park- where else would you possibly spend the … Continue reading

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