Batik Exhibitions and Accomplishments

1963: - Canadian Guild of Crafts Gallery - Toronto, Ontario

1963-1970: - Annual Invitational Show at Art Gallery of Hamilton - Hamilton, Ontario

1963, 1971: - Show of Two Artists at Allen Gallery - Hamilton, Ontario

1963-1973: - Annual Juried Crafts Exhibition at Canadian National Exhibition – Toronto, Ontario

1967: - One Man Exhibition at Beckett Gallery - Hamilton, Ontario

1967-1974: - Annual Exhibition and Sale at Artisans Guild of Hamilton - Hamilton, Ontario Design and Craftsmanship Award for 1970, 1971, 1973, 1974.

1965-1969: - Traveling Exhibition with Ontario Art Gallery (Extension Department) -Toronto, Ontario

1970: - One Man Exhibition at Alice Peck Gallery - Hamilton, Ontario

1971: - "MAKE" Canadian Guild of Crafts Exhibition at Ontario Science Centre – Toronto, Ontario

1973: - One Man Exhibition at the Imelda Gallery - Toronto, Ontario

1974: - "IMAGE '74" Artisans Guild of Hamilton Exhibition at Hamilton Place - Hamilton, Ontario

1974: - "ONTARIO MASTER CRAFTSMEN" Canadian Guild of Crafts Exhibition for the World Crafts Conference at York University - Toronto, Ontario

1974: - "EN TR'ACTE" Canadian Guild of Crafts Exhibition at the O'Keefe Centre - Toronto, Ontario - Purchase Award

1974: - Commissioned by the Ontario Crafts Council to design and batik a silk yardage, for a jacket to be tailored by Sy Mann and presented to Liberace at the O’Keefe Centre – Toronto, Ontario

1974: - "FASHION CRAFTED" Fashion Show by the Canadian Guild of Crafts at Westbury Hotel - Toronto, Ontario

1975: - Invitational Show Canadian Guild of Crafts Gallery - Toronto, Ontario

1975: - "ART IN CRAFT" at London Art Gallery - London, Ontario

1976: - Invitational Group Show at Agnes Etherington Gallery - Kingston, Ontario

1976-1978: - Annual Exhibition and Sale at the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre - Toronto, Ontario

1976-1978: - "CRAFT PACKING" Provincial Traveling Exhibition with Ontario Crafts Council - Toronto, Ontario

1976: - Inaugural Show by Invitation at the new Gallery of the Ontario Crafts Council-Toronto, Ontario

1976: - "14 HANDS" invitational group show at Tom Thompson Gallery - Owen Sound, Ontario

1978: - "ARTISAN '78" national traveling exhibition by the Canadian Crafts Council - Ottawa, Ontario

1978-present: - Ottawa Christmas Show - Ottawa, Ontario

1978-1980: - "SILKS BY SUZUKI" fashion show of one-of-a-kind fabrics and fashions (designed by Georgia Bunston) at the Tom Thompson Gallery - Owen Sound, Ontario

1978-1982: - Group shows at Gallery House So - Georgetown, Ontario

1979-present: - Batik works in the Inside' Gallery, Winnipeg Art Gallery -Winnipeg, Manitoba

1980-1981: - Instructors Exhibition at Rails End Gallery, Sir Sanford Fleming College -Haliburton, Ontario

1980-present: - Group shows at Circle Arts Gallery - Tobermory, Ontario

1982: - "KIMONOS" exhibition of old and new kimonos at Rails End Gallery - Haliburton, Ontario

1982: - "TENTH ANNIVERSARY" exhibition at Eden Place - Eden Mills, Ontario

1982: - "SURFACING" Textile and Dyers Association of Ontario exhibition

1982 - 2002: - Ottawa Christmas Craft Show

1986 - 2002: - Originals Show - Ottawa

1990 - 1996: - Sudbury Craft and Arts Foundation - Board Member

1992 - 1998: - Ontario Crafts Council - Board Member Chair of Regional Committee

1993 : - Women’s Collective on Female Sexuality - Exhibition, Sudbury

!995 : - Japan Today - Toronto Harbourfront, Exhibition

1995 - 2000: - Northern Lights -Festival Boreal - Advisor to the Visual Arts component

1995 - 2002: - Artsperience, Canadore College, Teaching

1995 – 2001: - Kingston Studio Tour – Guest Artist

1996 - 2000: - Executive Director of The Sudbury Craft & Arts Foundation

1997 - 2003: - Art Gallerie of Sudbury - Board Member

1997 - 1998: - Northern College, teaching for summer program.

1999 : - 1,3,5, Exhibition, Heather Topp, Edmee Hoogendoorn, Ann Suzuki, at La Gallerie Nouvelle de Ontario, Sudbury.

1999 - 2000: - Project Director, Meeting Place 2000, Hand & Spirit, Northern Ontario Craft Conference and Juried Exhibition,

2000: - Art Gallery of Sudbury, Pathways of our Past, Group Show, Paintings

2000: - White Water Gallery, North Bay, ‘ Chameleons’ Exhibition of Batik Figures Solo show.

2001 - 2003: - President – Sudbury Craft & Arts Foundation

2001 - 2002: - Muskoka Moose Craft Show - Toronto

2002: - Ontario Crafts Council Board member- chair of Regional Regeneration Com.

2002: - Emma Lake, Saskatchewan – Collaborative Artists Symposium


What Next?

Award of Excellence

1983: "ONTARIO CRAFTS '83" Ontario Crafts Council Exhibition - Toronto, Ontario. Award for Best Original Design in Batik

Teaching and Demonstrations

1969: Tour of teaching in towns of northwestern Ontario for the Ontario Ministry of Youth and Recreation

1968-1971: Credit Batik Course at Mohawk College - Hamilton, Ontario

1970-1973: Haliburton School of Fine Arts, Sir Sanford Fleming College -

1978-1981: Haliburton, Ontario

1973: New Brunswick Ministry of Tourism - St. Johns, New Brunswick

1974: Prince Edward Island Craft Council - Charlotte, Prince Edward' Island

1974: Batik Demonstration at the World Craft Council Conference at York University - Toronto, Ontario

1974: Batik Demonstration at the First World Crafts Exhibition "IN PRAISE OF HANDS", Ontario Science Centre - Toronto, Ontario

1988, 1989: Canadore College Artsperience Summer School - North Bay, Ontario