|Chef Rich Francis gets help from his kids Danelle and Braedyn at a Six Nations pancake contest this week. Chef Francis makes his first appearance on Top Chef Canada on the Food Network March 10.|
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Working on a feature for the Hamilton Spectator on Chef Rich Francis of Six Nations, the first indigenous chef to compete in Top Chef Canada.
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Read the latest about people buying and moving to downtown Hamilton in today's Go section of Hamilton Spectator
Julie Gordon works in her bookstore on the ground floor of this King Street building, and lives above with her husband. Real live, work lifestyle. My Hamilton Spectator article: bit.ly/1cUdYuB
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Saturday, February 22, 2014
They still do things by hand at Alexanian carpets. Watch for my story on Ali, the man who rescues ailing carpets.
|Ali creates fringe for an antique Persian carpet in Alexainian's repair shop.|
Friday, February 14, 2014
|Barry Coombs and Aleda O'Connor found a sun filled turn of the century home in Hamilton that is perfect for displaying art, and providing studio space for their painting.|
|Barry paints in the attic. Call him Matisse or Picasso.|
|Aleda has a new studio in the back of the house. It was created by converting a summer kitchen and a mudroom to the new space.|
|This new staircase leads to the basement. It's an artistic statement on its own.|
|Aleda works in oil pastel.|
|This piece by Barry is vivid, modern and collage like.|
Thursday, August 22, 2013
The link to the Spectator story is here....