Welcome to my artist website

I am an Ottawa artist, working mostly with drawing and fabrics, but I also enjoy exploring other mediums. Since moving back to Ottawa, I have been rediscovering the city and it’s growing creative scene. I have enjoyed exploring the crafting scene, the artistic scene and the crazy creative events, which seem to blend a little bit of everything together.

Memory Forest Revisited Aug. 11-14th

EXHIBITION: Memory Forest Revisted: Collaborative installation by Jessica Aylsworth and Jon Booth LOCATION: BLINK Gallery, Major’s Hill Park, directly across from the National Gallery, at the foot of the Alexandra Bridge. It is pedestrian access only, but there is parking in the market. DATES:  August 11th – 14th VERNISSAGE / OPENING NIGHT: Thursday August 11th from 6-9pm This installation explores… Read more →

New Artwork: Quilted Conversations

Quilted Conversations This piece will be on display for the season opener show of the BLINK Gallery June 2nd – 5th 2016, on the theme of support. It is created out of embroidered tea bags, which were then quilted together. I wanted to combine two things that came to mind when thinking of support: the idea of wrapping yourself up… Read more →

Chinatown Remixed May 17th – June 17th 2014

I am excited to be participating in Chinatown Remixed this year. This is an awesome event showcasing local artists, and bringing together different communities – restaurants, cafes, grocery stores, jewelry stores, etc and the arts. Local businesses will turn into unusual galleries 38 business host 40 Ottawa artists. I will be showing at Phuket Royal Restaurant (713 Summerset). The vernissage… Read more →