Dimensions Growth 2008

November 24, 2008 to January 4, 2009

Dimensions is the SCC’s annual juried touring exhibition. This exhibition was juried by Jamie Russel — a wood carver from Vanscoy, SK — and Sandra Alfoldy — a Professor in Craft History at NSCAD in Halifax, NS. 35 works by 36 craftspeople were selected from the 147 entries submitted. This exhibition is based on the theme “growth.” More information.


Award Winners

  • Premier’s Prize Award for the Outstanding Entry: “Lattice Reading Chair” by Nicola D’Agnone
  • Jane Turnbull Evans Award for Innovation in Craft: “Future Species” by Michael Hosaluk
  • Corrine McKay Merit Award for SCC Members: “Eden” by Rod & Denyse Simair
  • SCC Member Merit Award: “Season of Growth” by Cindy Lea Hoppe
  • Award for Excellence in Craft: “Stream in a Forest/Forest in a Stream” by Jane A. Evans
  • Award for Excellence in Glass: “Forest Blind” by Lee Brady
  • Award for Excellence in Quilting & Award for Excellence in Surface Design: “The City — Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow” by Anna Hergert
  • Award for Excellence in Textiles: “Dogwood Shawl” by Alison Philips
  • Award for Excellence in Metal: “Brooch” by Megan J. Hazel
  • Award for Excellence in Functional and Production Ware: “Hand dipped beeswax candles” by Rose Anne Watier / Jude Marshall
  • Award for Excellence in Clay & Town of Battleford Purchase Award: “Creeper” by Paula Cooley
  • Award for Best Interpretation of the Theme Growth: “Whirligirls: The Spinsterhood” by Laura Kinzel
  • Award in Excellence in Craft by an Emerging Artist: “Willow Basket” by Shelly Westberg